SAN ANTONIO -

A San Antonio boy who was struck by lightning last Thursday evening died at the hospital over the weekend.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner identified the child as 8-year-old Mohammad Algargaz. 

Algargaz was playing in the backyard of a northwest side home in the 4700 block of Barons Ridge Drive when he was struck by lightning.

He was with another boy who was also taken to the hospital, but not listed in critical condition.

Algargaz was rushed to the hospital and pronounced dead Saturday around noon.

Officials have not said what the boys were playing with or what they were doing at the time of the accident.