Sand dune rescue: 'It's an absolute miracle this child survived'

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Boy Rescued Sand Dune
Don Ruel, the grandfather of six year-old Nathan Woessner speaks during a news conference, at the University of Chicago Medical Center Monday, July 15, 2013, in Chicago. Ruel described how Woessner was buried under eleven feet of sand for hours at a northern Indiana dune. Dr. Tracy Koogler, medical director of pediatric intensive care at the University of Chicago Medical Center says the child is expected to make a full neurological recovery. The boy has been in critical condition since being rescued Friday from the Mount Baldy dune in the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)