Unrestrained Child Fighting for Life After Car Accident

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A traffic accident left an infant with life threatening injuries Wednesday morning.

A southbound pick-up truck making a left turn onto Mt. Gap Rd. from Memorial Parkway turned in front of a northbound SUV and resulted in a head-on collision, according to a police report.

The report says a two-week-old baby was riding in the lap of her mother in the SUV. The two-week-old was not in a child restraint and suffered from life-threatening injuries. The baby’s mother was not wearing a seat belt and was also taken to Huntsville Hospital.

The drivers of the two vehicles were also transported to the hospital.

This case remains under investigation by Huntsville Police.