‘I’m in tears’: Woman who went missing after her car crashed in Costa Rica

A woman who went to a Costa Rican hospital after her SUV crashed has died.

The death was announced by Costa Rica’s interior minister in a tweet on Sunday night.

The accident happened in the city of San Jose on the outskirts of San Francisco on Friday.

A statement from the interior ministry said that Ana Maria Garcia Perez was pronounced dead on the spot, adding that her family has requested privacy during the funeral process.