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Rovers Tragedy at the Brittania

The intial details for the incident are sketchy, so we cant go into any presumtions, however it is said the individual was found at 4pm in the South Stand at the Britannia Stadium, after being hit in the head by a bin.

Reports are a 25 year old man is being questioned over the incident. The gentleman was rushed to the nearby hospital after being treated for cardiac arrest and the knock to the head. However, the 30 year old gentleman passed away in hospital.

Our Sincere condolences to the family of the yet to be named gentleman. A tragedy, and hopefully, nothing sinister did occur.




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Writer: Sasman! Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday February 7 2010

Time: 1:43PM

Your Comments

Sad news for all
sasman
Terrible news - Vital Rotherham sends condolences
herringthorpe
Shocking news, condolences to his family
worbo
A real shame, even today when the game is so safe for supporters compared to a few decades ago, someones life has been claimed at a football match. Sincere condolences from Vital Chelsea.
Osgood_Spirit
Very sad news :(
Stubbs
Damn.. Shocking news. :(
JT_daniel
my sincere heartfelt condolences....nobody should go to a game of football and not return home.....very very sad....RIP...
imavillan
such a sad day for the family of the lost, when will people learn that for every action there is a re-action?
tanner1para
RIP
GazJohnson
Such a shame and as others have said our thoughts must go to the family who wouldn't have thought for one moment that their loved one wouldn't return from the Britannia Stadium. RIP.
Walker
Not what you expect to happen, condolences to family & friends
mutts nutts
Very sad
FreidelNo.1
A death at a football ground or not, is never a good thing. Condolences to his family, as nobody should expect not to return from a match.
LHrover
RIP John Steven Taylor - from one Rover to another you will be sorely missed. What a tragic shame.
Mikey Delap
R.i.P John, As a Rovers Fan, I bow my head in shame, To be a fan of a football team who has idiotic fans such as these trully discust me, A sad day for all football fans from every team,
glen9mullan
 

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