Gunman, 2 others critically injured during shooting at UAB Highland Hospital

Postado Março 15, 2018

Police in Alabama said a gunman opened fire at the UAB Highlands hospital in Birmingham on Wednesday night, leaving two employees wounded.

The shooter shot himself on the third floor after shooting two nurses.

Reports of an active shooter at UAB Highlands hospital. Two people have been shot and the suspect is down. At this time, at least one male victim is known to have been transported to UAB Hospital's main campus in critical condition with multiple gunshot wounds, but the other victim's wounds are unclear, according to Capt. Watson with Birmingham Fire.

The Birmingham Police says there is an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital.

The episode, WBRC Fox 6 reported, took place on the second floor of the hospital about 7 p.m.

This is breaking news and the story will be updated as more information becomes available.