Cause of death unknown for body found in Callaway County lake
CALLAWAY COUNTY - The cause of death for a body found Tuesday night was ruled accidental.
A spokesperson with the Callaway County Sheriff's Office said authorities won't know the official cause of death of 55-year-old Mark Wenkel of Holts Summit for another six to eight weeks.
Authorities were initially dispatched to Copper Road south of Holts Summit to check on a suspicious vehicle parked on private property. Shortly after a resident discovered Wenkel's body in a nearby lake.