Lawsuit filed after amputee left behind during apartment fire evacuation

Lawsuit filed after amputee left behind during apartment fire evacuation

Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall.  Here are the stories we're working on for WBRC FOX6 News this evening.

Lawsuit claims negligence at Trades Tower Apartments

A lawsuit has been filed against the owners of the Birmingham Building Trades Tower Apartments. Two after a fire there,  an amputee, John Bartan, was discovered still in his apartment. Now a lawsuit filed on his behalf is claiming negligence by the owners. We'll have more details including how Bartan is doing tonight at 5.

Uterus transplants

Have you heard about plans to begin uterus transplants in Cleveland? The idea is to treat infertility by giving women a new donor uterus. Is it a good idea? We took that question to local fertility experts today. Hear what they have to say at 5.

Birmingham man robbed and kidnapped

Birmingham police are looking for four men who robbed and kidnapped a man early this morning on 10th Court South. The victim told police he was pistol whipped and forced into a van before being dropped off near Finley Boulevard.

Police now have video of the suspects leaving a Walmart and listen to this, they are accompanied by a young child 5 to 6 years old. We'll have the latest on the investigation at 5 p.m.

Those stories and more beginning at 5 p.m. on WBRC FOX6 News.

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