Strong winds caused large sign to fall on two victims at Avon Lake H.S. football game

AVON LAKE, Ohio - A large sign fell on two victims at a local football game Friday night, sending them to the hospital.

It happened at around 7 p.m. near the flag pole at Avon Lake High School during a football game, according to firefighters.

Firefighters said strong winds knocked over the 8 by 10 foot sign, injuring the two adult males.

The men were transported by ambulance to the hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

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