SW Missouri man drowns while doing yard work
Saturday, September 1, 2012
CAPE FAIR, Mo. (AP) — A southwest Missouri man has drowned after falling into Table Rock Lake while working outside.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol has identified the victim as 64-year-old Neal W. Corpening of Galena. The patrol says he lost his balance Thursday afternoon while doing yard work near a 16-foot bluff.
The Stone County coroner pronounced him dead at the scene.