Flash Flood In Las Vegas Sends Water Through Hotel Garage


By Paul Johnson

Las Vegas, Nevada (CNN) - It looked like a raging river running through the parking garage at the Imperial Palace Hotel in Las Vegas.
CNN iReporter Joyce Chow snapped these pictures from her hotel room balcony of flash flooding on Wednesday.
She says the rushing water sounded like an express train.
Her car was stranded in the garage for part of the day since she says water was blocking the exit.
According to the Las Vegas Sun, the Imperial Palace's parking garage has been flooding for years ... because a flood control channel runs behind the hotel.

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