Man falls from escalator at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, seriously injured

DENVER - A man was injured after falling from an escalator at Sports Authority Field during the fourth quarter of the Broncos game Thursday night.

The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital after the 9:30 p.m. accident.

A 7NEWS employee at the scene says there were indications the victim was seriously injured.  Police said the victim was conscious and talking when transported to the hospital by paramedics.

The escalator was cordoned off.

Police said the incident does not appear to be crime related. They are considering it an accident at this time.

Witnesses said the man may have had a medical condition that caused him to lose his balance.