Crews prop up the sign that fell at the Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport Friday, killing a 10-year-old boy and injuring other family members. Source: WBRC video
Brasfield & Gorrie, the construction company that hung the sign, said they are working diligently with Birmingham airport officials to "assess the situation." Source: WBRC video
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