Girl Killed by Brain-Eating Amoeba Loved the Water

Hally Yust's family doesn't want her death to keep people from doing what she loved.
0:57 | 07/16/14

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She loved the water jet skiing swimming you name it that's what -- yes -- parents told mourners in the wake of her death. The nine year old Kansas girl died from a rare brain need an amoeba after swimming in four bodies of water in a span of just over a week. Now those who knew -- are celebrating the life she lived and the impact she had. -- -- -- awards she was well known for something else something more powerful. For getting the support of a famous jet skier to help raise funds for a family friend who was battling cancer. Less than a little boy in heaven the last few weeks and -- guys looked around the earth. And he found most interesting tiny MP fantastic person he -- and he said Hallie you gotta compete with me. And while her death might be keeping some people out of the water her father and brother returned to the place she really La. Yes now have set up a basketball scholarship at Kansas State the school where Halley hopes to play. One day.

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