By Al Novack, Steve Beck

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) – A man was seriously injured after falling approximately 40 feet from an escalator at a casino in Atlantic City early Monday morning.

The incident happened at about 1:30 a.m. at the Revel Casino.

According to investigators, a man was riding on an escalator when he somehow lost his balance and fell some 40 feet and landed in the hotel’s lobby.

Investigators say the unidentified man was seriously injured, but his exact condition was not immediately known.

The victim’s name has not been released.

The incident remains under investigation.

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