Arma man drowns in Missouri boating accident
ST. CLAIRE COUNTY, Mo. – An Arma, Kansas man drowns after a boating accident in western Missouri.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol report states that it happened on October 24, 2020, on the Osage River, about a mile west of the Taberville Access.
Four people were in the boat when it hit a submerged object. The boat started flooding and overturned, ejecting the occupants.
Chad Boswell, a 46-year-old occupant, drowned, according to authorities.
The driver, a 63-year-old from Nevada, Mo., suffered serious injuries. EMS took him to the Nevada Regional Medical Center.
Two other occupants, a 5-year-old and 18-year-old, suffered minor injuries.