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Terre Du Lac man drowns Wednesday
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Terre Du Lac man drowns Wednesday

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A Terre Du Lac resident died on Wednesday in a drowning incident within the lake development community.

According to Terre Du Lac Fire Chief Dave Rohlic, 79-year-old Ron Missey was attempting to retrieve his boat, which had broken loose from a dock on Lac Shayne Wednesday afternoon.

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The chief said Missey was using a canoe to reach his drifting boat when the accident occurred.

The drowning was reported about 5 p.m. after a 15-year-old boy, who was walking his dog in the area, noticed the victim’s body floating near a dock behind a residence on Minda Rae Court.

The man was discovered approximately three houses away from his property, according to the chief. 

Bobby Radford is a reporter for the Daily Journal. He can be reached at bradford@dailyjournalonline.com

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