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KS State Fair GM: Indiana Fair Accident Unlikely in KS


7 people were killed in a stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair in 2011 (Photo credit:

One year ago at the Indiana State Fair, a gust of wind toppled a stage, killing seven people. Kansas State Fair general manager Denny Stoecklein says a situation like that is not likely to happen here in Kansas:

Stoecklein says it's the responsibility of the fair organizers and those putting on the outdoor concerts to make sure that concert-goers and fair-goers are safe when severe weather threatens.

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