He was pronounced dead at the hospital on Friday evening, according to a statement from police.
A funeral procession for a 17-year-old boy who died of an overdose was nearing 6th Avenue when the car collided with another car in the procession just before 3 p.m. Thursday.
Police said one child was ejected from the vehicle; another child was partially ejected.
Tymar Allen, a 12-year-old from Akron, also died in the crash – which was followed by gunfire.
The Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office‘s Friday autopsy showed Allen died of blunt force trauma. He was not struck by gunfire.
The 6-year-old has been identified as Trevond Walker, Jr.
Tallmadge City Schools released the following statement in his death:
“Tallmadge Elementary School mourns the loss of first-grade student Trevond Walker, who passed away Friday evening due to injuries sustained in a car accident the previous day. We offer our deepest sympathy to Trevond’s family and friends, and our focus will be on supporting his classmates and teachers during this difficult time. Counselors are onsite to support students and staff as they process the emotions involved with such a tragic loss.”
No arrests have been made at this time. Police continue to investigate.