Missouri Man Drowns While Swimming Across Big River
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a drowning that occurred southwest of St. Louis on Sunday.
33-year-old Kasey A. Schmeiderer of House Springs was swimming across Big River in Cedar Hill Park around 2 p.m. Sunday when he disappeared below the surface.
The Patrol said his body resurfaced on Monday and was recovered. Schmeiderer was pronounced dead at 3:25 p.m. Monday by Medical Investigator Kelly Bryant.
The body was taken to the St. Louis County Morgue.
Cedar Hill Fire assisted the eight Troopers on scene.