(KMOV) -- A worker at Lumiere Place Casino is dead after falling several feet late Tuesday evening.
The accident took place at the casino located on The Landing in Downtown St. Louis, at 999 N. 2nd Street after 10 p.m.
Police say the man died after falling seven feet while working on scaffolding at the casino.
Police are ruling the workers' death as accidental.
Authorities are not releasing any information on the workers' identity at this time.
Authorities are currently investigating the accident at this time.
STATEMENT by Jeff Babinski, Vice President and General Manager of Lumière Place
“On behalf of everyone at Lumière Place and our sister property, River City Casino, we’re deeply saddened by the loss of a Lumière Place team member. Last night an accident occurred in a work area inaccessible to the public. Our deepest sympathies go out to our team member’s family.”