- TheIndyChannel.com reports that WWE has been named as a defendant in a lawsuit from the family of a woman who died after attending the 2008 WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view in Indianapolis. That pay-per-view ended with The Undertaker setting the ring on fire after his match with Edge.
The woman, 36 year old Susan Prim, told her family she was having trouble breathing so they left the arena. The woman collapsed, passed out and her son told the paper that her brain damage was so severe, she went from respiratory arrest to cardiac arrest and died. Her death is listed as a severe asthma attack and the lawsuit blames WWE's pyro after the main event. WWE along with the Conseco Fieldhouse, the Indiana Pacers, the pyro company and 16 other defendants have been named in the lawsuit.
Got a news tip or correction? Send it to us by clicking here.
WWE Officials Not Happy With Sunny, Update On Hulk Hogan's WWE Hall Of Fame Status
Mark Henry On Possibly Retiring At WrestleMania 32, Motivating Indian Athletes, His WWE Career
Summer Rae Talks Advice From Zeb Colter, Hulk Hogan - Vince Russo, Eden Helps Stardust Get Ready
Alex Riley Teases New Gig, NXT Star Turns 28, WWE Fans On Sting And John Cena, Visitors At RAW
WWE Performance Center Shooting Internal Reaction, Doc Gallows Talks Kevin Nash, Mark Henry Photos
Steve Austin And Ric Flair Think Sting Should Have Won At WrestleMania 31, Talk Sting At 'Mania 32
Nikki Bella And Charlotte Talk Night Of Champions, Paige In Hot Water On Total Divas, WWE Tapings
WWE Monday Night RAW Results - Sting Returns, John Cena Cashes In, Beat The Clock, More
Dolph Ziggler On Rusev Dating Lana, WWE Tough Enough Future, Xavier Woods Talks To WWE Stars
Rumor Killer On Sheamus-Themed WWE World Title Belt Going Around
WWE Releases Zahra Schreiber
More Controversial Social Media Posts From WWE NXT Diva Zahra Schreiber Uncovered