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Iowa Man Drowns in Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks
GRAVOIS MILLS, Mo. (AP) An Iowa man is dead after either falling or jumping overboard from a Missouri State Highway Patrol boat that was transporting him from the Lake of the Ozarks on suspicion of boating while intoxicated.
The patrol says 20-year-old Brandon Ellingson of Clive, Iowa, stood up on the moving vessel before going into the water at 5:23 p.m. Saturday.
A patrol dive team recovered his body around 11:30 a.m. Sunday.