- Associated Press - Friday, September 18, 2015

CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Police say a toddler in southwestern Pennsylvania was thrown from an all-terrain vehicle that two adults were driving drunk.

State police say the 18-month-old boy was flown to the hospital as a precaution.

Authorities say they were called to a parking lot in Dunbar Township, Fayette County, on Thursday afternoon and found 24-year-old Eric Ritenour and 25-year-old Krystal Hall riding on the ATV with the boy.

Police say the pair fled into a field and hit a ditch. They were ejected along with the toddler.

The adults were charged with child endangerment, aggravated assault, drunken driving and other offenses.

They were taken to jail on $75,000 bail.

It’s unclear if they have an attorney would could comment on the charges.

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