A Missouri woman was locked up after her young son was fatally run over after falling out of his moving car.
The accident was reported around 5 p.m. On Friday on a highway near Interstate 70 in St. Louis County, St. Louis Post Office reported.
Elijah Roby, 2, was taken to a hospital where he died from his injuries, KMOV-TV reported.
His mother called 911 after taking the injured child to a nearby service station, according to the station.
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Ebony Roby, of St. Louis, was arrested by St. Louis County police on charges of endangering the well-being of a child, KSDK-TV reported.
They were holding her on $ 50,000 bail.
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Police questioned the driver who hit the child, the station reported.