Asiana Crash Death Toll Rises to Three as Girl Dies in Hospital

A third victim of the Asiana Airlines Inc. (020560) plane crash died at San Francisco General Hospital today, Rachael Kagan, a spokeswoman, said.

The victim, described only as a female minor, had been in critical condition since arriving at the hospital, Kagan said. The two other victims, 16-year-olds Ye Meng Yuan and Wang Lin Jia of China, died at the site of the crash July 6. The Associated Press reported the news earlier.

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