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.
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.