A fan apparently jumped from the third deck at Coliseum prior toThursday night's game between the Denver Broncos and Oakland Raiders.

Alameda County Sheriff's spokesman Sgt. J.D. Nelson told the Oakland Tribune that the fan, whose identity has not been released, was taken to a local hospital.

Oaklandpolice told the newspaper that the man was listed in serious conditionlate Thursday as a result of the incident, which occurred shortly beforethe 5:30 p.m. PST kickoff.

The Raiders acknowledged what happened in a statement, via NBC Bay Area.

Itread, "While we do not yet have any information beyond that which hasbeen publicly reported, our thoughts and prayers are with this gentlemanand his family and friends."