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Condition of Smithfield Student Injured by Van Accident Improves

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CHAPEL HILL — A little boy who has been fighting for his life since he was hit by a van at Smithfield Middle School is improving.

Doctors have upgraded Kenneth Frazier's condition, and he is now listed in serious condition at UNC Hospitals. He had been in critical condition since the accident.

A fund has been set up to help pay for Frazier's medical expenses. To contribute, send checks to:

Kenneth Frazier FundBB&TPO Box 1799Smithfield, N.C. 27577

Frazier was one of seven students who was hit in front of the school nearly three weeks ago.

Eleven-year-old Byrone J. Murray of Clayton died as a result of the accident.


Julie Moos, Web Editor

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