WISCONSIN RAPIDS (WAOW) -- Wisconsin Rapids Police have released the name of a boy killed Friday after getting hit by a truck.
Maxwell J. Wipfli, 8, was hit by a truck around 4:00 p.m. Friday at W. Grand Ave and 14th Avenue in Wisconsin Rapids. Police say Wipfli was taken to the hospital by ambulance where he later died as a result of his injuries.
The driver of the truck was Wellington W. Wert III, 44, from Appleton.
Police say they're still investigating the accident.