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Woman hospitalized after hanging out of a moving vehicle on Highway 231

The Morgan County Sheriff's Office said dispatchers received a call that a woman was hanging out of a car window before she fell out.

Posted: Sep 4, 2021 8:33 PM
Updated: Sep 4, 2021 9:19 PM

A woman is hospitalized with serious injuries after authorities say she fell out a car while traveling down Highway 231 in Lacey's Spring.

Dispatchers received a call of a reckless driver and notified deputies with the Morgan County Sheriff's Office. The caller said a woman was hanging out of the window of another car near Rescue Road. 

While the caller was on the phone with 911, the woman fell out of the fast-moving car. She was taken to Huntsville Hospital with serious injuries. 

Highway 231 NB was shut down as several agencies investigated the scene. It has been reopened. 

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