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2-year-old ejected in crash was unrestrained in car

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2-year-old injured after accident at the corner of Natural Bridge and Cora on Saturday. (Credit: KMOV) 2-year-old injured after accident at the corner of Natural Bridge and Cora on Saturday. (Credit: KMOV)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A 2-year-old is in critically unstable condition after being thrown from a car early Saturday morning.

The crash occurred around 2 a.m. at the corner of Natural Bridge and Cora. According to police, a 2006 Grand Prix and Dodge Charger collided at the location. After crashing, the Grand Prix rotated and struck a metal fence.

The 2-year-old was reportedly unsecured in the backseat of the Grand Prix. He was ejected from the vehicle. An 18-year-old who was also inside the Grand Prix was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Following the crash, the driver of the Dodge Charger left the scene. A description of the driver has not been made available by police.

Accident reconstruction was called to the scene to investigate.

The investigation is ongoing.

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