A pregnant woman was shot in the stomach - her baby dies.

A pregnant woman lost her baby yesterday, after she was shot in the stomach following a confrontation in a Dollar General parking lot in Alabama.

The incident happened  in the parking lot in the Pleasant Grove Dollar General store.

Police claim that Ebony Jemison, 23, got into a "road rage" altercation with the pregnant victim, and they believe she pulled a gun and shot the victim in the stomach.

Authorities responded to a "shots fired" 911 call, and found the pregnant victim lying on the ground in distress. She was taken to UAB Hospital where underwent surgery. 

The victim was five months pregnant and was shot in the stomach. The unborn baby did not survive the shooting, but the mom is expected to survive

Investigators believe Jemison was in a vehicle and the victim outside of a vehicle when the shooting happened. This story will be updated as more information is released.

Jemison is being held at the Pleasant Grove City Jail. Investigators have already discussed the case with the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office and formal warrants could come as early as Wednesday morning.

Investigators believe Jemison was in a vehicle and the victim outside of a vehicle when the shooting happened. This story will be updated as more information is released.