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Fundraiser for Vt. woman injured in baseball bat attack

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As a Burlington woman fights for her life, the community is coming to her aid financially.

Colleen Scarola, 36, remains in intensive care at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington suffering from severe head trauma. Police say she was struck in the head with a baseball bat nine days ago at her home in the Old North End. Scarola's husband, James, is charged with attempted murder.

Colleen Scarola's parents, sister and brother-in-law have started an online fundraising campaign to help pay for her care and to support her two children. As of Tuesday morning, more than $46,000 has been pledged.

Click here for more details on the fundraising effort.

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