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Fans split on stadium safety changes

Railings raised at some stadiums, but some fans think making changes unnecessary

Updated: August 27, 2011, 4:20 PM ET
By Paula Lavigne | ESPN.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Ronnie Hargis remembers his right hand brushing Shannon Stone's shorts as he tried to grab the 6-foot-3-inch firefighter who went over a front-row railing in Section 5 of Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.

But Hargis missed. Stone's 6-year-old son Cooper, who had been standing next to Hargis, saw his dad fall 20 feet to the concrete below. Stone, 39, died about an hour later.

Even though Hargis struggles to come to terms with the events of July 7, he ...

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