Granite City Man Falls Through Ice, Drowns While Trying to Retrieve DroneMark Miller was flying drones with his 11-year-old son when one of the drones malfunctioned and crashed on the ice. He told his son to sit in their vehicle while he went to retrieve the drone. That's when he walked across the ice to retrieve the drone, and fell through.
Five Drown Near Patoka, IllinoisMarion County coroner says flooding swept car off low-water bridge.
Trooper Charged in Handcuffed Drowning at Lake of the OzarksThe 20-year-old fell off a patrol boat after being arrested for boating while intoxicated.
St. Charles Boy Scout Awarded for Saving Girl from DrowningJohn “Jack” McClain, a high school freshman, is being awarded a lifesaving award for his heroism.
30 Drownings in Missouri, Surpasses Last Year's TotalThe drownings occur primarily because people tried to drive through flooded roadways or in high water.
St. Louis Fire Capt: Drones Would Help Save LivesSt. Louis Fire Department Capt. Gregg Favre says a drone would be able to get on the scene of a reported body in the water in minutes.
Diver Drowns in Jefferson CountyVictim identified as Mark Friedel, 52, of Overland
Monroe County Police K-9 'Sari' DiesSari was scheduled to retire Aug. 1 but died after her shift ended July 20.
Swimmer Drowns in Lake St. LouisAuthorities say a 22-year-old man has drowned in Lake St. Louis while swimming with friends.
Flash Flooding Kills Sullivan ManJohn Lyon's car overturned after being swept off road by flooding.
Missouri Trooper Who Spoke Out After Drowning DemotedThe 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.
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.