According to San Francisco General Hospital, another passenger who was aboard flight HL7742 has passed away this morning after having been hospitalized in critical condition following the accident.
The hospital is respecting the wishes of the girl’s parents that no further information be publicly released at this time. With this regretful loss of life, the death toll of the recent Asiana crash landing has risen to 3.
Asiana Airlines President and CEO, Young-Doo Yoon expressed his deepest sympathies by saying, “My deepest condolences go out to the grieving family and loved ones of this passenger and to all those who have been affected by this regretful incident. We will devote all attention and efforts to support the families of the victims and expedited recoveries for the other injured passengers”.
Asiana will continue to provide updated information as soon as it becomes available.