Pike County man dies after falling off dock
Sun, 05 Aug 2012 19:03:50 GMT —
A Pike County, Illinois man is dead after falling off a dock at Two River Marina in Pike Station, Saturday night.
The Pike County Sheriff's Department responded to a call at 10:35 p.m at the marina.
After a brief search on the water, rescue crews found 54-year-old Robert E. Fowler of Rockport, Illinois.
Fowler was pulled from the water and transported to Pike County Memorial Hospital in Louisiana, Missouri where he was later pronounced dead by Pike County Missouri Coroner Jim Turner.
The investigation continues.
Also dispatched to the scene was Pike County, Missouri Ambulance Service, Pike County, Missouri River Rescue, Louisiana, Missouri Fire Department, Pike County, Illinois Ambulance Service, Pike County Emergency Corps and the Pleasant Hill Fire Department.