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ST. LOUIS • A 3-year-old child was hit by a car near the intersection of California Avenue and Osage Street on Thursday evening, police said. The child was taken to an area hospital in critical but stable condition. 

The driver who hit the child fled the scene and is at large. Police could not immediately provide a vehicle description. 

The hit-and-run occurred at about 7 p.m. in the Dutchtown neighborhood.

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