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UMSL sued for wrongful death after deadly fall

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The University of Missouri-St. Louis has been sued for wrongful death.

Phyllis Massa-Busch filed suit claiming UMSL and the University of Missouri system were negligent in the death of her husband, Lee Busch. The 67-year-old veteran fell off a 10-foot parking lot ledge while leaving a military band concert at UMSL and later died from his injuries.

The lawsuit alleges UMSL failed to properly light the parking lot or add guardrails along the ledge.

Read more from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.


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