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Middle school fight sends one to the hospital, school officials investigating

A New Hanover County middle school student was transported to the hospital Monday morning after allegedly being involved in a fight with another student. (Source: Holly Shelter Middle School's Facebook page) A New Hanover County middle school student was transported to the hospital Monday morning after allegedly being involved in a fight with another student. (Source: Holly Shelter Middle School's Facebook page)
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A New Hanover County middle school student was taken to the hospital Monday morning after allegedly being involved in a fight with another student.

According to New Hanover County Sheriff's Lieutenant Jerry Brewer, two female students were reportedly involved in a fight in a hallway at Holly Shelter Middle School.

One girl was hit in the head several times and was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center at the request of the victim's mother and Principal Jayne Kiker.

Kiker and student resource officers are investigating the incident. According to New Hanover County Schools spokesperson Valita Quattlebaum, appropriate disciplinary actions will be taken by the principal pending the outcome of the investigation. 

The victim's mother will have to decide if she wants to press charges.

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