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Crews will conduct some tests around Mt. Baldy on the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. (Credit: Marissa Bailey)

After Boy Was Buried Alive, The Mystery Of Mt. Baldy Continues

The cause of the incident last July in which a 6-year-old boy survived more than three hours buried under 11-feet of sand on Mt. Baldy continues to baffle the experts seven months later.

01/31/2014

Crews will conduct some tests around Mt. Baldy on the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. (Credit: Marissa Bailey)

Rescuers Who Saved Boy Honored For ‘Miracle On Mt. Baldy’

The 6-year-old boy who was swallowed up by a hole and buried under 11-feet of sand for more than three hours last month on Mt. Baldy was the center of attention during a ceremony today in Michigan City.

08/28/2013

An 8-year-old boy was pulled from a sand hole Friday night in Michigan City, Ind. (WSBT-TV)

More Equipment Brought In To Investigate Mt. Baldy Sand Hole

It has been six weeks since a 6-year-old boy was rescued after being swallowed up by a mysterious hole on Mt. Baldy. Today, they’re hauling more equipment onto the closed sand dune as they continue to try to solve the mystery reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

08/26/2013

Nathan Woessner, 6, at his family's church in Galva, Ill., more than two weeks after he was trapped under a sand dune in northwest Indiana. (Credit: CBS)

Boy Trapped Under Sand Dune Visits Church After Recovery

The 6-year-old boy who was trapped under a sand dune for more than three hours earlier this month made his first public appearance since his life-and-death ordeal.

07/29/2013

Nathan Woessner was taken to Comer Children's Hospital after he fell into and was buried a a sand hole at the Indiana Dunes. (Credit: Woessner Family Photo)

Boy Rescued From Ind. Sand Dune Released From Rehab

A 6-year-old Illinois boy who survived being buried under a sand dune in Indiana has been released from rehabilitative care at a children’s hospital in Chicago.

07/26/2013

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Boy Buried In Indiana Sand Dune Released From Hospital

Nathan Woessner, the 6-year-old boy who survived being buried in an Indiana sand dune, was discharged from the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital late Tuesday.

07/24/2013

Nathan continues to recover at Comer Children's Hospital. (Credit: University Of Chicago)

Boy Buried In Sand Dune Continues Recovery

The 6-year-old boy buried underneath an Indiana sand dune for three hours is continuing to make a remarkable recovery.

07/22/2013

An 8-year-old boy was pulled from a sand hole Friday night in Michigan City, Ind. (WSBT-TV)

6-Year-Old Boy Rescued From Sand Dune Is Improving

Doctors say the 6-year-old Illinois boy rescued after spending hours buried beneath an Indiana sand dune is improving at a Chicago hospital.

07/20/2013

Rescue crews use construction equipment to dig into Mount Baldy to find 6-year-old Nathan Woessner, who ended up buried 11 feet under the sand dune on July 12, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Park Officials Continue Probe Into Dune That Swallowed Boy

Park rangers have brought in ground-penetrating radar to help determine why a 6-year-old boy plunged 11 feet under the sands of Mount Baldy at the Indiana Dunes a week ago.

07/19/2013

Nathan Woessner was taken to Comer Children's Hospital after he fell into and was buried a a sand hole at the Indiana Dunes. (Credit: Woessner Family Photo)

Boy, 6, Improving A Week After Being Buried Alive

Six days after he was buried alive under a sand dune in northwest Indiana, a six-year-old boy continued improving at a Chicago hospital, as doctors removed his breathing tube.

07/18/2013

Nathan Woessner was taken to Comer Children's Hospital after he fell into and was buried a a sand hole at the Indiana Dunes. (Credit: Woessner Family Photo)

Boy Trapped In Dune Making Progress

Relatives say a six-year-old boy is showing encouraging signs after being swallowed by a sand dune Friday in northwest Indiana.

07/15/2013