AUBURN, AL (WSFA) - A spokesperson for Auburn City Schools confirms an 11-year-old student is in critical condition at UAB Hospital in Birmingham.
The student, unnamed, attends Dean Road Elementary.
The spokesperson says the child suffered an injury during a recreational accident on Tuesday, though she could not go into specifics of the accident.
She would say that it did not involve a vehicle and did not happen during a school activity.
The official says the student was airlifted to UAB, and as of late Wednesday afternoon was listed in critical condition.