Indiana State Fair

2010 Dutchess County Fair - Rhinebeck, NY (credit: Garret Lown Photography via Dutchess County Agricultural Society)

Stories From Main Street: 166th Dutchess County Fair Is Ready For Business

At the 166th Dutchess County Fair the emphasis will be on the best home-baked pie, the cows and baby pigs.

08/22/2011

Christina Santiago (Credit: RIP Christina Santiago/Facebook)

Wake To Be Held For Christina Santiago, Bronx Native Killed In Stage Collapse At Indiana State Fair

Christina Santiago, 29, was one of five people killed Saturday night when a strong gust of wind knocked over steel rigging.

08/18/2011

Christina Santiago (Credit: RIP Christina Santiago/Facebook)

Bronx Native Christina Santiago Killed In Stage Collapse At Indiana State Fair

The Bronx native was among those in the front rows of the outdoor concert venue where country group Sugarland was set to play. A powerful gust of wind dragged at the stage rigging, causing it to buckle, and ultimately, collapse into the crowd.

08/15/2011

Generic Hospital Bed File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Stage Collapse At Indiana State Fair Leaves 4 Dead

Strong winds caused the stage rigging for the outdoor concert to collapse at the fairgrounds in Indianapolis. Fans were trapped and injured in the incident shortly before 9 p.m. It happened before the band had taken the stage.

08/13/2011