No foul play suspected in Lake of the Ozarks death

3 years 7 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, October 07 2014 Oct 7, 2014 Tuesday, October 07, 2014 5:36:00 PM CDT October 07, 2014 in News
By: Jenna Middaugh, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

LAKE OF THE OZARKS - The Missouri State Highway Patrol announced Tuesday it does not believe foul play was a factor in the death of a Kaiser man found in the Lake of the Ozarks.

MSHP said an autopsy conducted on 55-year-old David Martin in September revealed Martin had sustained extensive internal injuries. MSHP said it is likely Martin died from injuries from a fall that caused him to drown.

A homeowner found Martin's body Sept. 17 near the 11-mile marker in the Niangua Arm of the Lake of the Ozarks.

MSHP said toxicology reports are still pending.

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