LAS VEGAS (KXNT/AP) — Authorities say a construction worker was taken to the hospital after reportedly falling about 100 feet near the MGM Grand casino marquee.

Officer Lawrence Hadfield said police were alerted to the fall about 9:40 a.m. Wednesday. The worker was taken to University Medical Center, but Hadfield didn’t have an update on his condition.

Police say the Occupational Safety and Health Administration will be responsible for investigating the incident.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.


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