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Strip performer falls 20 feet during show

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The Clark County Fire Department responded to the Zarkana showroom at Aria on Friday night with reports of a performer taking a 20 foot fall.

According to Deputy Chief Kelly Blackmon, the performer was transported to UMC following the fall.

Cirque du Soleil said in a statement given Saturday morning, "During the 7 p.m. performance of Zarkana last night an artist performing in the "Wheel of Death" act slipped and fell off the wheel. The show was halted and the artist was transported to UMC where he is in stable condition and is expected to be released from hospital in the next few days."

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