Vehicle hits woman and child in Ensley


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham Police are investigating after two pedestrians were struck by a vehicle in Ensley.

Around 8 p.m., authorities responded to Ensley Avenue and 31st Street to a woman and her baby who were hit by a car, according Captain Harold Watson.

At the time of the accident, the woman was pushing the baby in a stroller when they were struck. The woman was transported to UAB Hospital with severe injuries and her baby was sent to Children’s of Alabama with minor injuries, authorities said.

As more information becomes available, we will update this story.

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