53 File Tort Claim for State Fair Stage Collapse

By Scott Sarvay

October 12, 2011 Updated Oct 12, 2011 at 4:38 PM EST

INDIANA (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - A total of 53 people who attended the Sugarland concert at the Indiana State Fair when stage-rigging collapsed have filed a tort claim.

They want a share in Indiana’s $5-million liability cap.

Those wishing to make a claim must file paperwork with the Indiana Attorney General by November 1st to be eligible.

The funds will be distributed sometime after that.




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