MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Paramedics transported a woman and child to the hospital after the van they were in flipped and ended up in a creek.
A witness says the driver lost control, hit a culvert then flipped before coming to a rest in a creek.
This happened around 6:45 a.m. at a creek bridge in the area of Pulaski Pike between Carter Grove Road & Ary Drive.
Authorities say the driver was thrown from the vehicle and into the water.
Madison County deputies pulled the woman from the water and managed to free the child from the van.
The cause of the wreck is under investigation.