Two men were listed in critical condition Friday, November 19th, after they fell 30 to 40 feet down a concrete elevator shaft at a construction site in Playa Vista, a City of Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said.

The incident occurred at about 3:10 p.m. in the 13000 block of Pacific Promenade at Playa Vista.

The men were treated for their injuries by city firefighters and taken by helicopter to UCLA Medical Center in Westwood.

The details on how the incident occurred were not available, according to a city fire department spokesman.