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Ghost hunter dies after investigation


Posted on Thursday, 29 November, 2012 | Comment icon 47 comments


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Paranormal investigator Sara Harris died from a lung infection she contracted during an investigation.

It is believed that the infection was the result of inhaling bat or rat droppings stirred up at a residence she had been investigating with her husband. While doctors did what they could her condition deteriorated to the point where her lungs were unable to support her and she died after a month fighting the illness. The tragic incident highlights the unexpected dangers inherent in paranormal investigation, especially at old or abandoned locations.

"I am reaching out to the paranormal community for prayers and also so you can protect yourself against the things we can not see that are living and breathing in the air we breath," her husband Shane said in a statement. "Please be careful, as I don’t want this to happen to you."

"Mrs Harris’ untimely demise reminds us all of the real-world dangers of investigating."

  View: Full article |  Source: Paranormal Research Society

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Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #38 Posted by ROGER on 30 November, 2012, 6:31
I read through the posts and ask my self , " What ever happened for the compation of one person for another "? But for the grace of God go I .
Comment icon #39 Posted by JGirl on 30 November, 2012, 6:34
uhhh you probably shouldn't go into the thread about the obese woman who died cuz she couldn't fit on the plane then...
Comment icon #40 Posted by ROGER on 30 November, 2012, 6:45
Thank you , I wont.
Comment icon #41 Posted by Idano on 1 December, 2012, 0:26
me too... yeah, like that!
Comment icon #42 Posted by Idano on 1 December, 2012, 0:28
you wear saddles? cool..
Comment icon #43 Posted by UFO_Monster on 1 December, 2012, 0:30
Bad journalism. It grabs people's attention and reels them in. Thousands of articles like this are posted every day.
Comment icon #44 Posted by JGirl on 1 December, 2012, 0:35
it's everywhere!!
Comment icon #45 Posted by Magiclass on 3 December, 2012, 15:50
I have seen incidents like this before about archeologists. An archeologist died from an infection after inhaling bad air microbes at a discovery in 2006 Egypt. I think it is sound advice to wear protective masks or breathing apparatus when investigating areas of extreme age or antiquity.
Comment icon #46 Posted by Crosswings on 3 December, 2012, 19:43
R.I.P Sara Harris
Comment icon #47 Posted by regeneratia on 21 January, 2013, 21:00
Hanta Virus? That is the first thing I wondered. But she wasn't in the area commonly associated with the Hanta Virus.


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