Toddler Dies In East St. Louis Accident
EAST ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A Saturday afternoon accident at an East St. Louis housing complex claimed the life of a one-year-old girl.
Police say it happened shortly before 4 pm in the Gompers Housing complex on North Sixth Street.
Two boys, ages 11 and 12, were listening to music in a car when one of the boys put the car in gear and it rolled over the girl.
The 11-year-old’s mother told police she did not know her son had taken the keys.