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Man dragged by car near SLS hotel-casino, dies at hospital

Posted at 1:06 PM, Oct 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-07 16:22:32-04

A man has lost his life after he was dragged by a vehicle in a domestic dispute Sunday morning near the SLS hotel-casino.

Las Vegas police were called to a scene near Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara Avenue at about 7:15 a.m.

That's where the man and a woman were involved in some sort of argument, according to police.

The situation turned deadly when he attempted to hold onto a vehicle the woman was in when she took off.

Police said the man was transported to the hospital but was later pronounced deceased.  

The incident remains under investigation, according to authorities.

Information about the woman involved was not immediately released by police.