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Funeral Held For Victim Of State Fair Stage Collapse

22-year old Jennifer Haskell was studying to be an athletic trainer at Ball State University.

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The collapse of a stage at the Indiana State Fair has claimed seven lives so far.

A Ball State University senior who died of injuries she suffered in the collapse of a stage at the Indiana State Fair was remembered for her passion for sports at her funeral over the weekend. Services for Jennifer Haskell, 22, were held Friday at a high school gym in Parker City. Speakers included school and athletics officials who shared memories of Haskell, a former basketball and softball standout who wanted to become an athletic trainer.

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