Man drowns while swimming in Stockton Lake

Published: May. 14, 2017 at 9:05 PM CDT
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The Missouri Highway Patrol confirms they have recovered the body of a swimmer reported missing.

Troopers say they found the body of Nathan Buckhanan, 20, of Springfield overnight. Someone called 911 saying he went under the water near Master's Park. That is a popular recreation area on the lake.

This is the second drowning in Troop D's area of the Missouri Highway Patrol.