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Police looking for vehicle that hit 2-year-old, fled in north St. Louis County

The child's injuries were not life-threatening. The driver of the car then fled the scene.
Credit: KSDK

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. — A 2-year-old child was injured in a hit-and-run crash in north St. Louis County Tuesday afternoon.

A spokeswoman for the St. Louis County Police Department said the crash happened at around 4:50 p.m. on North and South Road near Allen Avenue. 

The spokeswoman said the child was struck by the car, which then fled the scene. Police described the car as a white Pontiac Grand Prix or Grand Am. It was last seen driving east of St. Charles Rock Road.

The child's injuries were serious but not life-threatening. The child is being treated at an area hospital.

Anyone with information should call the St. Louis County Central County Precinct at 314-615-0111 or Crimestoppers AT 1-866-371-TIPS (8477).

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.

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