INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma is out of Surgery.
Bosma contracted an infection in his knee that he had replaced over the summer. The infection required immediate surgery.
Bosma came out of surgery Tuesday afternoon and is resting at the hospital.
House officials said, "The Speaker remains in high spirits, and has a tremendous support system, including his fellow leaders in the House and Senate."
He hopes to return to work late next week or early the following week.
Authorities say a 78-year-old man is recovering after passers-by came to his aid when he was in the snow along a Bloomington road without a coat or shoes.
State highway officials say an eight-mile section of Interstate 65 near Lafayette will be expanded to three lanes in each direction.
Crews from a northeastern Indiana fire department had to rush to put out a blaze at the home of their assistant chief.