Man dies after fall at Soldier Field during the Eagles-Bears game
CHICAGO â€“ A 23-year-old man died yesterday afternoon after he fell out of Soldier Field and landed on a rooftop on the west side of the stadium, officials said.
The incident happened about 4:55 p.m. during the Eagles-Bears game, according to Chicago Fire Department Chief Joe Roccasalva. No one else was injured.
Stewart Haverty was pronounced dead at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. The Cook County medical examinerâ€™s office did not know Havertyâ€™s home town.
Conflicting reports said Haverty fell anywhere from 20 to 50 feet, and landed on a small rooftop.