JEFFERSON CITY | A woman has been struck in the head by a falling crutch at the Missouri Capitol.
A tour group was visiting the Whispering Gallery high in the Capitol dome around 11:30 a.m. Thursday when a student dropped a crutch. The crutch hit a woman who was standing in the Third Floor Rotunda.
Capitol Police officer Dan Sakkinen said the woman is in good condition and is coherent. She was taken by a friend to St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City.
The name and other demographic information about the woman were not immediately available.
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