Metro-East News

Third person dies in St. Louis quadruple shooting; 7-year-old remains critical

Three of four people shot in St. Louis on Thursday afternoon have died, while a 7-year-old girl remained in critical condition overnight.

Two men in their 20s died immediately after the shootout and car crash. The mother of the 7-year-old girl died after at a hospital, according to a report by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

KSDK reported that police responded to the gunfire around 4 p.m. Thursday near Beacon and Lillian avenues in the Walnut Park East neighborhood.

The girl, who is now the sole survivor of the attack, was shot in the head.