Child becomes 3rd casualty of Asiana crash

Child becomes 3rd casualty of Asiana crash

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 6: Firemen and investigators examine the wreckage from a Boeing 777 airplane that crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013 in San Francisco, California. An Asiana Airlines passenger aircraft coming from Seoul, South Korea crashed while landing. Two fatalities have so far been reported. (Photo by Kimberly White/Getty Images)

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by AP

WHAS11.com

Posted on July 13, 2013 at 8:38 AM

Updated Saturday, Jul 13 at 8:38 AM

   SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Hospital officials say a girl on the Asiana Airlines flight has died from her injuries, becoming the third casualty of the crash in San Francisco.
 
   Dr. Margaret Knudson, San Francisco General Hospital's chief of surgery, said the child died Friday of her injuries.
 
   The girl had been in critical condition since arriving at the hospital Saturday after the plane crashed, killing two others and leaving others in critical condition.
 
   Officials did not identify the girl at the request of her parents. Her age also was withheld.
 

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