Man drowns at Stockton Lake

04/07/2013 2:30 PM

05/20/2014 10:42 AM

A southwest Missouri man has drowned while canoeing at Stockton Lake.

The Missouri State Water Patrol identified the victim as 20-year-old Stanley Z. Kleeman of Golden City. The patrol says he was in a canoe that capsized Saturday night when it was untied from a tree. One person swam to shore, but Kleeman never resurfaced.

His body was found early Sunday about 20 yards from shore. The patrol says Kleeman wasn't wearing a life jacket.

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