October 24, 2021

Woman, 2-year-old son killed in fall at Petco Park ahead of San Diego Padres game

SAN DIEGO — San Diego police are investigating the deaths of a lady and her 2-year-old son Saturday after they fell from the third degree of Petco Park, simply as 1000’s of baseball followers had been heading inside for a Padres game, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported.

The lady, 40, and the boy had been pronounced useless at 4:11 p.m., about 20 minutes after police had been alerted to the incident, Lt. Andra Brown informed the newspaper.

The pair fell from the third degree concourse – the equal of six tales excessive – to the sidewalk under on Tony Gwynn Drive, Brown mentioned.

Their names weren’t launched; each lived in San Diego. The mom and youngster had been at a eating/concession space on the concourse degree previous to the fall, Lt. Adam T. Sharki mentioned. The kid’s father was at the ballpark when the deaths occurred, police reported.

Police informed the Union-Tribune it’s too early to know whether or not the fall was unintentional or intentional however famous that the victims’ deaths “appeared to be suspicious.”

Brown mentioned investigators perceive that there could have been a quantity of folks in the concourse space who might need extra data, which, she mentioned, might probably “give the family some peace.”