EUCLID, Ohio-- The 9-year-old girl who was hit by a car in Euclid earlier this month has passed away.
De'Zyre Mays was struck on Babbitt Road on Nov. 9. The driver did not stop and the vehicle was found at a nearby gas station a short time later.
Mays died as a result of her injuries on Tuesday evening.
Her family is planning a spaghetti dinner in her honor to help pay for funeral costs. It will be on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Euclid Prep School.
The driver was charged with leaving the scene of an accident. More charges may be added.