Man dies 12 days after crash

ELKHART — A 54-year-old Elkhart man has died 12 days after crashing into a tree in the 29000 block of Old U.S. 33, the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office said.

Daniel Alvarez was pronounced dead at 1:55 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Hospital in South Bend, the report said.

Alvarez was traveling east in a 2004 GMC Sierra at 8:27 a.m. April 27, when he drove left of center and off the north side of the road, colliding with a large tree, police said.