(KMOV.com) – A 3-year-old child was killed when the car he was traveling in went into a creek in Ste. Genevieve County on Saturday.
Police say Gabriel Ratliff was killed when the vehicle went to the right side of the roadway, into a creek and struck an embankment on Mo. Route 32 west of Genevieve Baptist Church Road at 4:00 p.m.
According to police, a 1-year-old child and the 24-year-old driver of the vehicle were seriously injured in the accident. Both were airlifted to an area hospital.