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Tire-changer injured

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ROTHSCHILD, Wis (WSAU) A man who was changing a tire on the shoulder of Highway 29 was struck by a passing vehicle.

Rothschild police say the vehicle was pulling over to help, when it came too close to the shoulder and hit the tire-changer on the side of the road.

The victim is hospitalized, but is expected to recover. No names have been released. Police are reviewing the case to see if any charges will be filed.

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