Man crashes car into gate at McCarran

LAS VEGAS, NV - A man is now behind bars after he crashed his car into a gate at McCarran International Airport and ran across the tarmac Saturday night.

Christine Crews with McCarran says one runway was closed while Metro and airport officials investigated the incident.

Police tell 8 News NOW the man was probably impaired from both drugs and alcohol. They add the man did receive medical attention for his injuries before going to jail.

The incident did not cause any major delays.

 


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