ST. CHARLES, Mo. — Around 3:30 a.m. Saturday, emergency services were called to a fatal accident near St. Charles County.

The crash occurred when a 2022 Hyundai Venue was traveling in the wrong direction before striking a 2012 Ford Explorer head on. There were two passengers in the Ford Explorer along with the driver.

A seven-year-old boy, 42-year-old woman and a 42-year-old man were all the occupants in the vehicle.

The seven-year-old was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The 42-year-old woman was transported to the hospital with minor injuries and the 42-year-old man was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.

The driver of the Hyundai Venue was a 24-year-old man. He was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

All three people in the Ford Explorer were from Kansas City, Missouri.

FOX4 will keep you updated as more details come along.