A Martin County, Indiana man killed by a rare parasite.
Now authorities are trying to find out more about the brain eating amoeba.
An autopsy report says 30-year-old Waylon Abel of Loogootee died of a rare infection known as Primary Amebic Meningo-Encephalitis.
He died after a family outing at West Noggs Lake.
That's just north of Loogootee.
The beach at that lake was ordered closed on Friday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says there are only three confirmed cases of this disease this year nationwide.
The holiday season is often a happy one for the whole family, but for those grieving the loss of a loved one it can be a difficult time of the year. One local family is carrying on the memory of their son during the holidays.
UPDATE: Around 9 a.m. on Saturday, the Terre Haute Police Department responded to the Statesman Inn room 144 at 1407 N 3rd Street. Officers found Randall Norton Jr, 21, with multiple stab wounds to his back and abdomen.
Update: The Washington Police Department is looking to speak with a person of interest in an ongoing death investigation.
Thanksgiving is a time to spend with family. For some people the term family goes beyond their children.
Thursday night’s church fire in Prairie Creek in Vigo County was still smoldering Friday afternoon.
UPDATE: An assault on Friday around 2 p.m. leaves one man seriously injured. Terre Haute Police responded to the 2100 block of Locust Street in Terre Haute after a report of a battery.