A VA hospital in Birmingham, Alabama, has been placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon, WVTM-TV reports.
The Birmingham VA Medical Center was placed on lockdown Thursday, but officials have not given any reason as to why. In addition, hospital officials say that all appointments at the medical center have been cancelled.
The hospital released the following statement:
“All appointments at the Birmingham VA Medical Center and Birmingham VA Clinic have been cancelled until further notice.We apologize for any inconvenience and will provide updated information as soon as possible.”
We will provide more information as it becomes available.