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Child Critically Hurt in Suspected Drunk Driving Wreck

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — A 5-year-old child was hospitalized in critical condition Sunday following a car crash involving a suspected drunk driver.

The crash happened just after midnight at the intersection of east 22nd Street and Griffith Avenue.

A speeding black Cadillac Escalade collided with an SUV, which was carrying the child and his parents, according to investigators.

The entire family was taken to the hospital.

The driver of the Escalade could face DUI charges, police said.