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8-year-old boy recovering from farming accident

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GRANT COUNTY, Wis. (KWWL) -

An 8-year-old boy is recovering, after he was hit by a skid steer. 

Grant County Sherrif's Office were called to an agriculture accident at a farm on County Highway J in Little Grant Township on June 4 a little before 5 p.m.

Authorities say the 8-year-old and his father, David High, 42 of Mount Hope, were working on a skid steer when it came out of gear and struck the 8-year-old on his right side. 

He was flown to UW Hospital with injuries to the leg and pelvis. 

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