Missouri & Illinois Personal Injury Attorneys
Call 24/7 800.391.4318
Man Dies After Falling Into Casino Fountain

Man Dies After Falling Into Casino Fountain

It is unclear as to how a 48-year-old man fell over the railing to his death in a Mississippi casino earlier this year. He may have been trying to catch a pack of cigarettes that were thrown to him. The location of the accident occurred was near a buffet and the guest check in. A witness provided a statement in regards to the fact that the man was trying to catch a pack of cigarettes thrown by a female later noted to be his fiancé.

Pictures of the area showed rocks in the water. The casino declined to comment due to the ongoing law enforcement investigation, but they did express their condolences. Tragically, police pronounced the man dead at the scene and moved to his body to the Mississippi state crime.

Meyerkord, Meyerkord & Kurth is a law firm of Super Lawyers. What this means is that we have an attorney on our team that has been recognized as a top attorney in Missouri. This recognition is a huge accomplishment and is only earned by an attorney passing a patented, multi-phase selection process. A process that includes peer nominations, peer evaluations and third-party research. This achievement is also narrowed to lawyers who are 40 years old or younger and have been practicing for ten years or less. We take pride in the personal injury attorneys that make up our firm. If you or a loved one has endured personal injury due to the negligence of another, please contact our St. Louis office today so that we can confidently provide you answers to questions you may have.


Take the First Step Towards Recovery

Put Experience On Your Side Today
    • Please enter your name.
    • This isn't a valid phone number.
    • Please enter your email address.
      This isn't a valid email address.
    • Please make a selection.
    • Please enter a message.