5 Year Old Drowns in Floating Accident on Shoal Creek
A Webb City boy drowns while floating on Shoal Creek. Five year old Anthony Martinez was in a kayak with his mother, Kayla Martinez when the kayak hit a submerged log and overturned. The child was trapped. The boy was receiving CPR when a medical helicopter landed on the sandbar where they had hit the log. The child was transported to Freeman Hospital where he was pronounced dead.