First responders to be honored for rescuing boy at Mt. Baldy

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. -- The first responders who helped rescue a 6-year old boy from a sinkhole at Mount Baldy last month are being honored by the Michigan City fire department.

Nathan Woessner fell through a sinkhole on Mount Baldy last month and got trapped 11-feet under the sand.

It took crews nearly 4-hours to dig him out.

The firefighters will be recognized at the Michigan City Merit Commission Governing Board meeting at city hall Monday night.

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