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Fan collapses during Chiefs-Bengals game, pronounced dead

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A general overall view of Paul Brown Stadium is seen in the first half of a NFL football game between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Kansas City Chiefs today in Cincinnati.

CINCINNATI » A man from Springfield, Missouri, collapsed in a restroom at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday during a game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Cincinnati Bengals and was pronounced dead at a hospital, a Bengals spokesman said.

The man’s identity wasn’t released, pending notification of his family. Bengals spokesman Bob Bedinghaus said the fan had some type of pre-existing medical issue.

Police and paramedics tried to revive the man at the stadium. He was taken to Christ Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Bedinghaus said.

The Bengals beat the Chiefs 36-21.

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