A U.S. Air Force sergeant who took part in the gulf war has died in a fall at a Dubai hotel, the U.S. military said Friday.

U.S. Central Command said the sergeant was "fatally injured in a fall at a hotel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, at 7 a.m. local time March 13.""The cause of death is under joint investigation by the United States Air Force and Dubai Police Department," Central Command said. The command gave no details about the fall and said the sergeant's name was being withheld pending notification of next of kin.