Fallen NYM Fan A Complete Jackass (Unconfirmed)

The tragic death of a 36-year-old man at Shea Stadium last night is no laughing matter. But the way the family and police are presenting conflicting details of his demise made us chuckle.

Shea Stadium Escalator

NEWSDAY reports that police sources are indicating that the man was “surfing down the railing . . . Witnesses said he had jumped on the rubber railing . . . and he was sliding down when he lost his balance.

Meanwhile, the man’s family is presenting a completely opposite account of what happened. Read more…