Rangers fan dies after 20-foot fall

Updated: July 8, 2011, 2:51 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- A fan who died Thursday after falling from the outfield stands while reaching for a ball thrown by Texas Rangers All-Star outfielder Josh Hamilton has been identified.

The victim was Shannon Stone, a 39-year-old firefighter from Brownwood, Texas. Stone was a lieutenant and had been with the Brownwood Fire Department for nearly 18 years, city manager Bobby Rountree said. Brownwood is about 150 miles southwest of Arlington.

Arlington Fire Department officials ...

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