Girl, 9, dies from extremely rare brain-eating amoeba caught from Missouri lakes where she spent the summer doing water sports

July 12, 2014 3:29 PM

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Victim Hally Yust died on Wednesday, Fox4KC says, and had been exposed to the Naegleria fowleri amoeba.

Yust's obituary said she played multiple sports and hoped to play college basketball.

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