A six-year-old Sterling, Illinois, boy buried under eleven-feet of sand for more than three hours at a giant sand dune in northwest Indiana earlier this month continues to improve. The University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital issued a statement Monday saying Nathan Woessner was in good condition and can now leave his room to visit the playroom. Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore officials say Mount Baldy in Michigan City s closed indefinitely as they try to determine why a hole opened up in the sand July 12 and look to see if there any other similar dangers at the park.
[Pictured: Nathan Woessner with his father Greg. Photo/provided]