Fan Falls 21 Feet From Escalator During Football Game

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By: Adelle Platon / October 22, 2012

After the New York Giants beat the Washington Redskins 27-23 on Sunday night (Oct. 20), a nearly fatal accident occurred off the field.

New Jersey State Police say a man is in critical condition after falling almost 21 feet onto a metal stage from an escalator while making his exit from MetLife stadium.

Fox News reports that the 42-year-old fan was airlifted Hackensack University Hospital and is said to be in critical condition with severe head injuries.

Stay tuned for more details in the ongoing investigation.