Jackson Sparks, 8, is sixth fatal victim of Waukesha Christmas parade tragedy

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Jackson Sparks, 8, died Tuesday from injuries he suffered when an SUV allegedly driven by Darrell Brooks plowed into the Waukesha, Wis., Christmas parade, family members said.
An 8-year-old boy died Tuesday from injuries he suffered when an SUV plowed into the Waukesha Christmas Parade in Wisconsin, family members said Tuesday.

Jackson Sparks "sadly succumbed" to brain injuries, making him the sixth person to die from Sunday's tragedy, a relative said on Facebook.

Jordan underwent brain surgery Sunday night, and doctors were testing for brain activity Monday, according to a fundraising site run by a family member.

His 12-year-old brother Tucker was recovering from road rash and a fractured skull. Tucker was set to be discharged from the ICU, according to a Tuesday evening post by relative Rebecca Sparks Kerber.

"Please know that they appreciate your continued prayers and tremendous outpouring of support for their family," GoFundMe organizer Alyssa Albro wrote.

"They do however ask for privacy at this time to allow Tucker to continue to heal physically and their family to heal and mourn the tremendous loss of…
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