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Boy fighting for his life after being hit by semi-truck

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NELSON, Wis. (KTTC) --  A Wisconsin boy is fighting for his life after being hit by a semi-truck.

It happened about 4 p.m. Tuesday in Nelson, Wis., which is just across the river from Wabasha.

The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office said the 9 year old was walking across Highway 35 when he was hit by the back part of the truck.

The driver kept going.

The boy suffered life-threatening injuries.

Buffalo County investigators aren't sure if the driver knew the boy was hit.

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