Big fire being reported on all the local stations. The Monte Carlo was evaculated, as was New York New York. News says that the Monte Carlo evacuated folks have been directed to the MGM Grand Arena. Reports say that there may have been welders on the roof (where the fire started).
Melissa was coming home from the airport during the fire…she said there were sparks flying everywhere. The fire appears to be on the south-facing side, pointing toward NYNY. There were some reports on Bellagio being evacuated…the hotel called a local station to deny. Google map indicates I15 stopped north and south between Tropicana and Flamingo.