BLOOMINGDALE, Ind. - Police say a 27-year-old hiker died after reportedly collapsing in a western Indiana creek.
Indiana Conservation Officers say John Androusky of Rockville was hiking with a friend in the Sugar Creek Conservation Area of Parke County. The friend told officers that Androusky swam across the creek and back and was standing near the water's edge when he collapsed on Monday.
Conservation Officer Max Winchell says divers recovered Androusky's body about an hour after the friend called for help. His body was found in about 8 feet of water upstream of the Jackson Covered Bridge near the town of Bloomingdale, some 25 miles north of Terre Haute.
Winchell says an autopsy is planned to determine the cause of death.
Good Samaritan helps locate, save missing woman
One good Samaritan's quick thinking helped save a missing woman.
RESCUE: IMFD saves pit bulls, man from creek
Two pit bulls were rescued from a creek by fire crews and their owner Saturday afternoon.
Police: Man shot to death on east side
A man was discovered dead with a gunshot wound to the head.
Person struck, killed by train on NE side
INDIANAPOLIS -- A person was struck and killed by a train early Sunday morning.
Disabled woman struck in hit-and-run dies
The woman with limited vision and hearing who was struck head-on by an SUV in March has died.