Benefit Fund Set Up For Eau Claire Girl

A benefit fund has been set up at the Bank of Augusta for 6-year old Mackenzie Knuth who was hit by a car on Sunday, August 14, 2005.

Relatives say Mackenzie is still in a coma at a Saint Paul Hospital and may have to stay there for six months.

Sheriff's deputies say Mackenzie and a 5-year old boy were both hit by a car on County Q and Tower Drive. Mackenzie doesn't have insurance.

Anyone wishing to make a donation can send them to the Bank of Augusta, c/o Mackenzie Knuth, 1214 West Lincoln Street, Augusta, WI 54722.