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'Pedal for Life' group stops in Scott City to meet Dominic Hooper's family

Dominic Hooper's lungs, pancreas, kidneys, liver and heart went to five different people, including one of them a seven-year-old girl. Dominic Hooper's lungs, pancreas, kidneys, liver and heart went to five different people, including one of them a seven-year-old girl.
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SCOTT CITY, MO (KFVS) -

A group riding from Iowa to New Orleans made a special stop in Scott City on Tuesday, Oct. 13.

The group is called "Pedal for Life." Their goal is to promote organ donation.

They stopped in Scott City to honor Dominic Hooper.

Hooper is the Scott City student athlete whose organs were donated after he died in an ATV crash in 2014.

The bicycle riders met with Hooper's family and the Scott City football team.

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