What happened to Dalton Keane? Officials identify fan who tragically died during Steelers-Jets game at Acrisure Stadium 

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Dalton Keane

What happened to Dalton Keane? Officials identify fan who tragically died during Steelers-Jets game at Acrisure Stadium 

The football fan who died during the game on Sunday between the Steelers and the Jets has been identified.

Dalton Keane, 27, fell off an escalator in Acrisure Stadium in Pittsburgh at 4:45 p.m. The police reported The fatal accident happened just in the aftermath of New York having defeated the home team by a score of 24-20.

The identity of Keane was confirmed to The Post by the Allegheny County medical examiner’s office on Monday morning.

The victim was from Monaca, Pennsylvania—the smallest Beaver County borough, 25 miles north of Pittsburgh, authorities said.

According to police, paramedics provided aid at the scene and then transported Keane to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

The doctor declared him dead in the medical center at about 5:10 p.m., about 25 minutes after the incident, according to a medical examiner.

The fatal accident happened shortly after Sunday’s Jets victory over the Steelers.

A close family member of Keane’s stated that Keane was not aware of the cause of the fall , and was headed to the hospital when he was called by line via The Post.

“We have been informed of an unfortunate incident which was witnessed at Acrisure Stadium today,” Steelers spokesperson Burt Lauten said in a statement.

“We are helping with the incident investigation,” said a representative of the local law enforcement. We are sending up prayers and kind thoughts for the guest’s family.

The incident is currently under investigation and is the latest incident that has involved escalators in NFL arenas as well as football players.

In July, one man was thrown off an elevator railinside the Eagles’ Lincoln Financial Field at the time of a The Weekend concert.

The following month, an individual diedfrom an escalator in Empower Field at Mile High Stadium in Denver following a Kenny Chesney concert.

Nine people were admitted to hospitals in the past year after a moving staircase broke down at a Massachusetts train station after a Patriots match held at Gillette Stadium. The escalator appeared to turn around and send an entire group of people into the back,

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