(Avon Lake) Firefighters report two adult men were injured after a large sign crashed into them at the Avon Lake football game Friday night. Avon Lake was playing North Canton Hoover.
The injured men were taken to the Avon Cleveland Clinic facility for evaluation. One man had a minor leg injury, the other had a head injury.
Witnesses say high winds caused the sign to come loose and fall on the men. The sign was about 8 foot by 10 foot. It was a stand-up sign located by the flag pole in the marching band area. The sign was removed after the incident.
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