70-year-old struck, killed in September crash identified

A woman in a motorized wheelchair who was struck by a car in September has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.

Elizabeth Mays, 78, was using a crosswalk on Martin Luther King Boulevard near Balzar Avenue when she was hit by a 2004 Nissan Altima just before 4 p.m. Sept. 20, according to Las Vegas police.

Mays died at the scene. The coroner said she died of blunt force injuries to the chest. Her death was ruled accidental.

Contact reporter Annalise Porter at aporter@reviewjournal.com.


Rules for posting comments

Comments posted below are from readers. In no way do they represent the view of Stephens Media LLC or this newspaper. This is a public forum. Read our guidelines for posting. If you believe that a commenter has not followed these guidelines, please click the FLAG icon next to the comment.


Due to an increase in uncivil behavior and dialogue the Review-Journal has temporarily disabled the comment boards. The Review-Journal will use the time to evaluate the effectiveness of the comment boards and find an appropriate time to reintroduce them to reviewjournal.com.