Missouri man drowned in Gasconade River
PULASKI COUNTY - A Missouri man drowned in the Gasconade River on Thursday after his kayak tipped over.
50-year-old Douglas Etheridge was kayaking on the Gasconade River when his kayak tipped over near the Rochester Bridge in Pulaski County around 4:40 p.m.
Etheridge tried to climb back into his canoe was failed to do so. He was retrieved from the water and pronounced dead at Mercy Hospital in Lebanon.