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Huntsville man assaulted with shovel

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A man is in the hospital fighting for his life after police said he was beaten with a shovel.

A witness told police Roderick Oliver got into a fight with a heavy set Hispanic man Wednesday night. At one point, the man picked up a shovel and hit Oliver in the head.

HEMSI rushed Oliver to Huntsville Hospital with life threatening injuries.

No arrests have been made.

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