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.