LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) -- An infant who died in the southeast valley Friday night after her mother was involved in a car accident has been identified.
Las Vegas resident Rhylee Brown, 3 months, was identified Saturday by the Clark County coroner's office. Her manner and cause of death is pending an autopsy.
According to the Metro watch commander, the events began about 7:10 p.m. near Harmon and Pecos.
The child’s mother was walking down the street and was hit by a car.
When police arrived, the woman who was struck told them she thought her child was dead in a home. The child and mother were taken to Sunrise where the was child pronounced dead.
Detectives from Metro's abuse and neglect detail were sent to the scene to investigate.