St. Louis man dives off boat, drowns

Sunday, July 28, 2002

KIMBERLING CITY, Mo. -- A St. Louis man drowned Friday when he dove off a boat in Table Rock Lake while it was moving, the Missouri State Water Patrol said.

Troy Barnhart, 27, died in the accident near the Joe Bald Access in Stone County, which is south of Springfield. The patrol said the boat he was riding in with three other people was traveling about 35 mph when he dove off the side and didn't resurface.

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