Saturday, July 29, 2017

Passenger strips down on Spirit flight then gets medical assistance: McCarran International Airport (KLAS), Las Vegas, Nevada

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — Shortly after boarding Spirit Airlines Flight 359 for Oakland this morning, a passenger stripped off his clothes at McCarran International Airport.

"He removed his clothes and then approached a flight attendant," said Chris Jones, McCarran spokesman. "Metro officers were called and he was given medical attention."

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to the gate about 11:30 a.m.

The passenger received medical treatment, according to LVMPD Lt. Carlos Hank.

Jones said he understood the man was taken to the hospital for an evaluation.

The plane departed for Oakland about noon, according to


  1. I guess his clothes happened in Vegas. Probably better to shop for apparel somewhere else.

  2. Why is it I always just miss these flights?