Photographer Kelly Smiley says she broke her spine after falling off a stage at the crew’s Super Bowl parade.
Video exhibits Smiley setting as much as take a photo when she falls backwards off the stage. Rams QB Matthew Stafford and his spouse Kelly see her fall, and Kelly leans over to her while Matthew seems to specific shock after which flip round instantly.
Smiley is a photographer for the Rams and NFL, in keeping with her social media bios.
“I unfortunately fractured my spine today,” Smiley wrote on Instagram. She later wrote that she was “feeling ok” and shared a GoFundMe for her therapy. Both of her cameras were broken in the fall, she mentioned.
The Rams have been celebrating their Super Bowl title in Los Angeles on Wednesday.
In the Fox11 stream of the parade, Kelly Stafford will be seen giving Smiley a telephone to pose for the photo, then Smiley falls backwards off the stage. Kelly goes to the sting of the stage to verify on Smiley, Matthew turns round and takes a drink of water, and the stream ends ten seconds later.