man critically injured at last Dead show
photo Soldier Field during the first "Fare Thee Well" show (more by Jay Blakesberg)
The Grateful Dead "Fare Thee Well" shows in Chicago over Independence Day Weekend went pretty smoothly...except for one man who was critically injured after falling 20-25 feet from a railing inside Soldier Field on the final night (Sunday, 7/5). According to The Chicago Tribune, the fall was accidental and the man's condition had stabilized by Monday. News report video is below.