Missouri Man Drowns at Grand Falls
A Carterville man drowned Tuesday at Grand Falls on Shoal Creek, (southwest of Joplin) according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
35-year-old Stanley Luhk of Carterville attempted to go over Grand Falls using a pool toy, struck a rock and drowned at 4:53 p.m..
Luhk was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:17 p.m., by Deputy Coroner Deems.
The body was taken to the Newton County Coroner.