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Drunk driver hits little boy

Man charged with DUI in hit-and-run of Vicksburg child

A sunny "hump day" Wednesday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

An 8-year-old boy riding his bicycle was hit by a car driven by a drunk driver. Little Kenneth Hall is in a coma at the University of Mississippi Medical Center suffering from brain trauma and a broken pelvis.

Also, detectives with the Jackson Police Department are investigating a shooting in west Jackson this morning.

And, inconsistent statements from sources within the Boston bombing investigation may have led to a premature announcement of an arrest. However, officials have identified a suspect.

In sports, signing day for college basketball.

Clear skies and 86 degrees but it feels like it's 88 in the metro. Don't miss your full First Alert Forecast.

Of course, you will see any breaking news first on WLBT and you can follow us on Facebook, Twitter and www.msnewsnow.com.



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