Scott Hinkle and Sara Hebard, both of Pilot Rock, Oregon, lost their son, Liam Flanagan, 8, pictured in the cellphone photo, Saturday, after an eight-day battle with a flesh-eating bacteria. (E.J. Harris / East Oregonian)

Scott Hinkle and Sara Hebard, both of Pilot Rock, Oregon, lost their son, Liam Flanagan, 8, pictured in the cellphone photo, Saturday, after an eight-day battle with a flesh-eating bacteria. (E.J. Harris / East Oregonian)

Oregon boy, 8, dies from flesh-eating bacteria

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