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.