STARKVILLE, Miss. (WKRG) – A 21-year-old Mississippi State junior is dead after falling from the Jumbotron inside Davis Wade Stadium Saturday morning.
Authorities say Andrew Scott Demboski died of head injuries after he snuck into the stadium, climbed on top of the giant video board and fell head first to a platform below.
Demboski reportedly suffered cardiac arrest after hitting his head during the fall.
Two other male students were reportedly with him when emergency crews were called at 1:30 a.m.
Demboski, a native of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, was a junior at Mississippi State, majoring in Environmental Economics and Management.
Authorities with the univeristy are investigating.