Man dies after falling into Stockton Lake while fishing

2 years 3 months 4 weeks ago Monday, November 21 2016 Nov 21, 2016 Monday, November 21, 2016 9:38:51 AM CST November 21, 2016 in News
By: The Associated Press

GREENFIELD (AP) — Authorities say a man has died a week after falling into Stockton Lake while fishing from a bluff.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol has identified the victim as 75-year-old James Wright, of Greenfield. He was pronounced dead Sunday at a Springfield hospital where he was flown after tumbling into the lake. The fall happened on Nov. 13 at public use area in Dade County.

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