Las Vegas, Nevada - On November 12, 2020, at approximately 10:18 p.m., a traffic collision occurred on the 5th floor of the Paris Hotel & Casino parking garage. Evidence at the scene indicated a 2019 Chevrolet Blazer struck a block wall of the parking garage.
The driver, Scott Thomas, was impaired and later arrested for driving under the influence. Three passengers in the vehicle were transported to Sunrise Hospital. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's Fatal Detail was not requested and did not respond to the scene.
Three days after the collision, one of the passengers died at Sunrise Hospital. The Clark County Office of the Coroner Medical Examiner notified the LVMPD Collision Investigation Section of the death on November 15, 2020. The death marked the 88th traffic related fatality in the LVMPD's jurisdiction for the year 2020.
The collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Collision Investigation Section.