published Monday, April 7th, 2014

Boy who died from accident at Pocket Wilderness gives organs to others

Friends and family are mourning the loss of a 4-year-old boy who died Saturday after suffering injuries from a water accident while hiking last weekend.

It happened last Sunday in the pocket wilderness in Hamilton County.

Will Smith's father, Tony, was posting updates to a Facebook page, letting friends and family know of Will's condition. Saturday he posted, "I do not know how to begin this post. William passed away this afternoon. It has been and will continue to be an incredible journey. The miracle we received is not what we wanted. But the power of your prayers resonate still."

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