UAB Highlands Shooting: Gunman Is Down


University of Alabama shooting

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At least two people are reported to have been shot at the University of Alabama’s hospital in Birmingham. According to a tweet from the Birmingham Police Department, two people have been shot and the suspect is down. The severity of the injuries is not known as this time with a police spokesperson describing the situation as “fluid.” Authorities are asking the public to avoid the University of Alabama Hospital-Highlands, located at 1201 11th Avenue South, in the south end of the school’s campus. The hospital includes an emergency room and internal medicine clinic.

Talk 99.5 in Alabama reports that “possibly two nurses shot.”