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MOTHER STRUCK BY CAR; HER SON, 1, IS KILLED

A 1-year-old boy died this morning when he was thrown from his mother's arms as she was struck by a car at Grider and East Delavan streets, authorities said.

Jaymon Beathlee was pronounced dead in Erie County Medical Center, where his mother, Haneefah Fields, was listed in critical condition with leg injuries, according to Lt. Duane T. Rizzo, a police spokesman, and other authorities.

Patrice Hennings, 43, of Cornwall Avenue, the driver of the car, was taken to Buffalo General Hospital for treatment, police said.

No charges have been filed, and an investigation was continuing. The accident occurred shortly before 7 a.m., police said.

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