Two children are dead after an accident in suburban St. Louis.

The accident happened just before 9 p.m. Monday in north St. Louis County near the University of Missouri-St. Louis campus. Police say a car driven by 21-year-old woman tried to make a left turn and was hit by an SUV.

Three-year-old Kameron Johnson and 2-year-old Kylee Johnson, who were passengers in the car, were pronounced dead at the scene. The children lived in Ferguson.

Both drivers were taken to a hospital. Details about their conditions have not been released.

Police say the accident remains under investigation.

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