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Day Care Van Crash in Pinson Sends 6 Children, 1 Adult to Hospital

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A collision involving a day care van near Pinson led to the hospitalization of six children and one adult on Monday morning.

The incident occurred around 7:30 a.m. on Bradford Road at Kermit Johnson Road, close to Kermit Johnson Elementary School.

Emergency responders from the Center Point Fire Department had to extricate the adult driver from the van. The driver was then transported to UAB Hospital with minor injuries, as reported by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

All six children involved in the crash were taken to Children’s of Alabama. However, their current conditions remain unclear.