A 3-year-old child is dead and two others are seriously injured after a car crash on Saturday afternoon.

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STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY, Mo. (KSDK) -- A 3-year-old child is dead and two others are seriously injured after a car crash on Saturday afternoon.

The crash happened on Missouri Route 32 near Genevieve Baptist Church Road at 4 p.m.

The car went off the road and hit an embankment in a creek.

A 3-year-old boy died at the scene. A 24-year-old and 1-year-old were flown to hospitals in St Louis.

The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the boy as Gabriel D. Ratliff of St. Mary, Mo. Seriously injured were Brandon D. Ratliff, 24, of Farmington, Mo., and Michael A. Ratliff, 1, also of St. Mary.

The Ratliffs were all wearing their seatbelts.

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