Thursday, August 9, 2012

'Dying for work': Distressed drivers ring 911 in panic after seeing mannequins in suits hanging by noose under highway billboards

Reports of a man seen hanging from a noose along a Las Vegas interstate prompted an uproar in 911 calls by horrified drivers this morning.

Teetering in a black suit and tie, officials say the first 'man' seen along Interstate 15 is a mannequin and all part of a grisly publicity stunt on a billboard that had been vandalized.

Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Jeremie Elliott says 911 calls started pouring in about 6.30 am from worried drivers that the dummy near Bonanza Road was a real person. Read More