MADISON, AL (WAFF) - The Madison County coroner confirms a child was killed in single-vehicle wreck Thursday evening.
Madison police and coroner Bobby Berryhill said a car was traveling west on Eastview Drive when the driver lost control and went over an embankment behind Bob Jones High School. The car flipped over into a 15-foot drainage ditch.
The driver's 13-year-old daughter was ejected and got trapped under the car in about a foot of water. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The victim's mother and another child were taken to the hospital.
Berryhill said the child was not wearing a seat belt.
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