Drainpipe Drowning

ELLINGTON, Mo. (KMOX) – The Missouri state water patrol says a man drowned, Saturday, in a private pond near the Reynolds County town of Ellington.

That’s 130 miles southwest of St. Louis.

Fifty-five-year-old Mathiew Stanley of Ellington was in the water and became stuck in a drainage pipe.

Troopers say Stanley was not able to free himself and drowned.


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