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Pregnant woman, 2 children injured in car accident after chase on I-70

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NORTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

Police say four people were taken to the hospital after a car accident on westbound Interstate 70 near Goodfellow Sunday.

Of the four people taken, two of them are children and another is a pregnant woman. The fourth victim is a male whose age is unknown.

Police say the accident  involved a driver going the wrong way on the interstate. Woodson Terrace officers were chasing a car that exited off I-70 to Bircher. made a U-turn at Union and then drove westbound in the eastbound lanes of I-70. 

Police believe the suspect's car then hit another car head on before the suspect, a 23-year-old man, fled. The pregnant woman and two children were inside the suspect's car. The driver of the other car was a 33-year-old man.

All four were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police are still looking for the suspect.

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