Community rallies to help save boy’s life

A community comes out in force to try to save a little boy's life. Jackson Edwards, of Port Jefferson Station, was diagnosed with leukemia last

Jackson Edwards, of Port Jefferson Station, was diagnosed

Jackson Edwards, of Port Jefferson Station, was diagnosed with leukemia last year

PORT JEFFERSON STATION - A community comes out in force to try to save a little boy's life.

Jackson Edwards, of Port Jefferson Station, was diagnosed with leukemia last year. The 7-year-old, who loves super heroes, has already undergone two rounds of chemotherapy. Family members say Jackson may also need a bone marrow transplant.

Last night, close to 100 people went to Jackson's elementary school where they had their cheeks swabbed to register as a potential bone marrow donor.

"It just touches our heart very deeply…you can actually be someone's miracle,” says Jackson’s aunt, DeeDee Edwards.

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