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Mother dies after Monday crash near Boulevard Mall; son killed, daughters injured

Posted at 2:33 PM, Oct 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-25 19:31:58-04

A mother has died after she and her three children were hit in a crosswalk Monday evening.

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Las Vegas police reported Thursday afternoon that 25-year-old Fatima Ahmadi had died Wednesday at Sunrise Hospital. 

Her 4-year-old son, Abdulwahab Noori, died shortly after the crash involving a pickup truck near Maryland Parkway and Katie Avenue. His two younger sisters, ages 2 and 3, are expected to recover from their injuries. 

Police said the 74-year-old driver of the truck remained at the scene, passed a field sobriety test and is cooperating with the investigation. Police said it was the third fatal auto-pedestrian crash involving a child within a month.