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Flash Flooding Kills Sullivan Man

John Lyon’s car overturned after being swept off road by flooding.

06/17/2015

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Missouri Trooper Who Spoke Out After Drowning Demoted

The trooper, who was critical of the agency after a handcuffed man fell from a patrol boat and drowned in the Lake of the Ozarks has been disciplined.

06/11/2015

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Would You Really Know a Drowning If You Saw One?

Stephanie McCormick, director of Backyard Lifeguards, says drownings aren’t how they look in the movies.

05/26/2015

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Boater Dies in Gasconade River

Neal Turnbough of Owensville was reportedly pulled out of the water after a Friday night mishap

02/01/2015

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New Look at MSHP’s Lake of the Ozark Drowning Case

Special prosecutor says patrol has re-interviewed witnesses

01/25/2015

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Tragedy at Southern Illinois’ Rend Lake

13-year-old Collinsville boy and his grandfather died on fishing trip, Monday.

12/29/2014

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Missouri Panel to Review Highway, Water Merger

Missouri lawmakers are calling for a review of the state’s Water Patrol Division after a man drowned this year while in trooper custody.

09/17/2014

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Trooper Concerned He Made Mistakes Amid Drowning of Handcuffed Man

A Missouri Highway Patrol trooper expressed concerns in a call to a supervisor that he might have made mistakes when a handcuffed Iowa man drowned after he was arrested.

09/15/2014

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UPDATED: Couple Disputes Inquest Into Man’s Drowning Death in Lake of the Ozarks

Larry and Paulette Moreau, of Hartsburg, say they went past the patrol boat and 20-year-old Brandon Ellingson before he drowned May 31 in the Lake of the Ozarks.

09/08/2014

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Jurors Rule Lake of the Ozarks Drowning Accidental

Jurors have ruled that the death of a handcuffed Iowa suspect who drowned at the Lake of the Ozarks was accidental.

09/04/2014

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