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Community rallies to help save boys life

Jackson Edwards, of Port Jefferson Station, was diagnosed

Jackson Edwards, of Port Jefferson Station, was diagnosed with leukemia last year (Credit: )

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 deeplyyou can actually be someone's miracle, says Jacksons aunt, DeeDee Edwards.

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