8-Year-Old Boy Dies From Waukesha Holiday Parade Attack Injuries

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According to an update on a GoFundMe page, 8-year-old Jackson Sparks died Tuesday afternoon from head injuries he sustained during the Waukesha Christmas parade attack. Jackson's cousin Alyssa p...
osted, "This afternoon, our dear Jackson has sadly succumbed to his injuries and passed away."

The GoFundMe account was set up earlier this week after Jackson and his 12-year-old brother Tucker were both seriously injured after Darrell E. Brooks intentionally plowed his SUV through the Waukesha Christmas parade on Sunday.

Related: Waukesha Parade Tragedy: What We Know So Far, Suspect and Victims Confirmed

The young brothers were two of the nearly 50 victims transported from the scene of the attack to six area hospitals. Jackson underwent brain surgery on Sunday evening at Children's Wisconsin. Doctors closely monitored his head and spine spinal injuries, which were severe.

His brother remains at the hospital recovering from road rash and a fractured…
Gwendolyn Sims
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