Toddler is shot by stray bullet in Birmingham suburb

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FAIRFIELD, Ala. (AP) – Authorities say a toddler has been shot by an apparent stray bullet as she rode in a car near Birmingham.

Al.com reports that the girl was hit while riding in a car with her father Thursday afternoon in Fairfield.

Jefferson County sheriff’s Sgt. Joni Money says one of the bullets went into the family’s vehicle, striking the girl.

The girl was taken to Children’s of Alabama. Money said her condition is unknown. No arrests were announced.

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10/8/2021 7:34:25 AM (GMT -5:00)

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