ODESSA, TX (KWES) - A six-year-old Odessa boy injured in a car crash in January has passed away according to Odessa police.
Matias Tovar was traveling in a silver Toyota 4Runner operated by Maylin Perez, 36, when Perez failed to yield right of way and was struck by a black H2 Hummer.
Perez was pronounced dead at the scene but Matias and another passenger, a two-year old boy, were transported to Medical Center Hospital and later air-lifted to Lubbock.
Matias was pronounced dead Thursday morning by medical personnel at Midland Memorial Hospital..
According to OPD, the other passenger has been released from the hospital.