Kilroy's Sports Bar

Tent Collapse
9:38 am
Tue May 15, 2012

2 file suit over deadly St. Louis tent collapse

Approximately 100 people were injured and one killed after officials said straight-line winds whipped through and collapsed a large tent outside Kilroy’s Sports Bar, near Busch Stadium, on April 28, 2012.
(UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Two people injured when a party tent collapsed outside a downtown St. Louis bar last month have filed suit against the bar and the company that leased and installed the tent.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 45-year-old Janet Martinez and 25-year-old Kurt Volk, both of St. Louis, filed separate suits claiming significant injuries from the April 28 accident outside Kilroy's Sports Bar near Busch Stadium.

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