Man Drowns in Central Missouri Pond
PARIS, Mo. (AP) - An 84-year-old man Missouri man has drowned after falling out of a boat.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Willie R. Potter of Paris, Mo., drowned Thursday after he fell out of the 14-foot johnboat into a pond on private property.
The patrol said another man in the boat retrieved Potter from the water, but Potter was later pronounced dead.