Rolla Man Drowns in Gasconade River

WRIGHT COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) – The state highway patrol reports a drowning on the Gasconade River in south-central Missouri.

Troopers say Jeremy Hinkemeyer of Rolla was swimming in the Wilbur Allen Conservation Area, Saturday afternoon, when he went under and did not re-surface.

Crews found Hinkemeyer’s body more than five hours later.


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