theyyeeyheyt81-Year-Old Woman Pronounced Dead after Auto-Pedestrian Collision Near Lake Mead Boulevard

LAS VEGAS, NV (January 9, 2023) – Wednesday afternoon, a pedestrian crash on Las Vegas Boulevard claimed the life of Lalita Cuotalal.

Per Las Vegas Authorities, the accident happened around 3:50 p.m., along the 2100 block of Las Vegas Boulevard North, near East Lake Mead Boulevard.

According to the NHP, for reasons currently unknown, a passing vehicle struck and killed an elderly woman who was crossing the street at the time.

First responders arrived and pronounced the victim, later identified as 81-year-old Lalita Cuotalal, dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, the involved driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the authorities. At this time, Las Vegas police are investigating whether impairment was the primary cause of the accident.

Additional information will be updated as it becomes available to the public.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of Lalita Cuotalal. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the difficult days ahead.

Losing someone in a pedestrian crash is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, They understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and  are here to help. Furthermore, their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call them today at (800) 500-5200 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.