Sheriff’s Dept. Says 4-year-old Hit By Semi in Parade in Denmark

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The Brown County Sheriff’s Department confirms a young boy was injured after being hit by a semi during the annual Lion’s Parade in Denmark.

Officials say the 4-year-old boy received a leg injury and was taken to the hospital. They say the injury is not life threatening.

The boy, along with other children, were retrieving candy from the annual Lion’s Parade on CTH KB near McDonalds.

The boy got too close to the rear dual tires of the trailer getting candy and his leg was caught and pinned briefly under the tire. 

Emergency personnel are still working on the case.

Officials say they will release more information- stay tuned for Local 5 to update you on this story.

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