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VIDEO: Revelers ring in the 2016 new year in Las Vegas

Hundreds of thousands of revelers rang in the New Year on Las Vegas Thursday night. Glittery fireworks lit up the already well-lit Las Vegas skyline at 12 a.m. Friday morning. It was to signal the beginning of a new year.

An eight-minute fireworks show shot from seven casino rooftops erupted on time for 2016. The #VegasNYE hashtag created by 8 News NOW in 2014 trended in the number three spot nationally and at number 39 worldwide. Nationally, the hashtag fell just under Happy New Year which was number one and Felize Ano Nuevo at number two.

There was a low trend of crimes New Year's Eve night. According to Metro Police, as of early Friday morning just 10 arrests had been tallied between the Las Vegas Strip and downtown Fremont Street events for New Year's Eve that were expected to attract a crowd of 332,000 people.

Officer Laura Meltzer described the night as uneventful and of the arrests, two were on Fremont Street. At least one of the 10 arrests was for a possible felony, but details were not available.

She says a full tally of arrests would be made available in the coming days.

Clark County Fire Department responded to about 55 calls on the Las Vegas Strip for medical and alcohol-related issues, including a man who had a heart attack outside of Harrah's.

County spokesman Erik Pappa says the man was taken to a hospital, but his condition was unknown.

Nevada Highway Patrol says two people have died after their car lost control traveling south on Interstate 15 west of Nellis Air Force Base.

Trooper Chelsea Stuenkel says the driver of the black Nissan Z was speeding when the car rolled and caught fire shortly after 10 p.m. Thursday. Both the driver and passenger died.

She says the single-car crash occurred on Interstate 15 where it meets with Craig Road. Stuenkel says a witness saw the car speed past.

There was no information immediately available about the deceased occupants of the car.