A 13-year-old girl has died just over a week after a horror crash that put five children in hospital.
Police confirmed the death this morning, saying the girl died in Waikato Hospital yesterday.
Her death comes just over a week after a horror crash in Matamata last Monday, December 27.
Five children, aged 10–13 years old, suffered serious injuries in the single-vehicle crash. Three of the youngsters were taken to hospital in a critical condition.