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Coroner identifies girl struck by car at St. Rose pediatrics parking lot

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A two-year-old girl died Tuesday being struck by a car in a southwest Las Vegas hospital parking lot on April 23. (Gai Phanalasy / FOX5) A two-year-old girl died Tuesday being struck by a car in a southwest Las Vegas hospital parking lot on April 23. (Gai Phanalasy / FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A two-year-old girl who was struck by a car on April 23 in southwest Las Vegas has been identified by the Clark County Coroner as Elika Korsaryan.

Korsaryan, 2, was a resident of Las Vegas and died of a blunt injury to the head, according to the coroner.

The coroner said the manner of Korsaryan's death was an accident.

Las Vegas police said that at around 3:13 p.m. that day, Korsaryan was walking with her family between cars at the St. Rose Pediatrics parking lot, near Buffalo Drive and the 215 freeway. A Mercedes Benz was passing through the lot and hit her.

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Korsaryan was taken to University Medical Center where she later died of her injuries on May 8.

Metro said the driver of the Mercedez Benz was a 35-year-old Las Vegas man who stayed on scene to report the collision. The driver complied with police.

Korsaryan was under the supervision of her mother when the incident happened.

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