Child dies after getting hit by car

(WEAU) - An 8-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a truck in Wisconsin Rapids.

Wisconsin Rapids police say Maxwell Wipfli, 8, was hit on Grand Avenue Friday afternoon. He was taken to a hospital where he later died of his injuries. Police say the truck was driven by Wellington Wert, 44, of Appleton.

There is no word on charges.

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