Elwood, Kansas Man Drowns At Lake Of The Ozarks


An Elwood man is dead after a Sunday night drowning at the Lake Of the Ozarks.

According to Troop F of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 20-year-old Elwood, Kansas resident Cornelious Anderson was seen going into the water at about 11:30 Sunday night by contracted security staff at the Shady Gators Bar and Grill, located at the 7.5 mile-marker of the main channel.

Anderson’s body was recovered at 9:39 A.M. Monday and he was pronounced dead shortly there after by the Camden County Medical Examiner.

This was the fifth drowning fatality in July for Troop F and the seventh for the year.