Child taken to hospital after being struck by vehicle in Dothan


Photo:: Rickey Stokes News

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) – Dothan Police and Dothan Fire EMS personnel responded to the intersection of South Appletree Street and Senn Street with a report of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle.

Photo: Rickey Stokes News

Emergency crews were dispatched around 6 p.m. Sunday evening. The initial notification from dispatch indicated a vehicle had struck a juvenile. When units arrived, they discovered a child under the age of ten had been hit by a vehicle, according to reports from the scene.

The child was taken by ambulance to a local hospital with a trauma alert, but the child was responsive. No other information is available on the child’s condition.

An investigation into what happened is begin conducted by Dothan Police.

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