Tribal police release details on fatal Foxwoods escalator incident

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Officials have released a report detailing a fatal accident on a Foxwoods Casino escalator.

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal police say a woman died after falling while trying to ride a railing of an escalator in October.

Police say the woman was believed to have consumed two drinks before the incident.

Tribal police initially refused to make the report public, saying the compact signed with the state only calls for them to publicize criminal events.

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