2 shot at Birmingham hospital, suspect down

ABC 33/40Police respond to a report of an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital in Birmingham Ala

ABC 33/40Police respond to a report of an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital in Birmingham Ala

Birmingham Police are investigating after an active shooter incident at UAB Highlands Hospital, according to Lt. Williston with the department.

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

The victims were listed as being in critical condition.

He said authorities are unsure of the shooter's relation to the victims and whether the victims worked at the hospital.

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

He added that officials aren't clear about any connection between the three individuals involved, adding that police "still have a lot to find out".

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