Help for Jennifer Abbett

Jennifer Abbott (source WBRC video)
Jennifer Abbott (source WBRC video)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A fund has been setup to help a Tuscaloosa teenager who was hit by a truck at a convenience store.

Jennifer Abbett was hit by a truck on March 24 in front of the D & G Grocery store on Bear Creek Road, pinning her against a steel beam. She survived, but she has had six surgeries in the week since the accident, including one to amputate her left leg.

She remains in the intensive care unit at UAB Hospital in Birmingham.

A fund has been setup in Jennifer's honor. Donations can be made at any Compass Bank branch, or checks can be mailed to:

Compass Bank Financial Center Branch/Jennifer Abbett
ATTN: Robert Godwin
505 20th St. N.,
Birmingham, AL  35203

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