LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– Clark Country Fire Department investigated a power outage at MGM Grand Hotel and New York-New York on Saturday morning.
A statement from MGM Resorts International said, “both were running on backup power, and New York-New York is fully restored. Crews working to restore MGM Grand right now.”
Clark County officials said as of 1 a.m. power has been restored to both resorts.
Shortly after the fireworks show, the power went out at 1301 S Las Vegas Blvd,
Clark County officials said a power box caught fire, causing power outages at the MGM Grand and New York-New York, both of which are operating on backup power.
CCFD is at the hotel investigating protocol when an outage occurs at a casino or hotel.