WOOD RIVER - Two bucks locked horns during a battle, then fell into a lake at Belk Park Golf Course and drowned early Thursday.
Golf course personnel found the two large whitetail bucks floating in the water near Hole No. 16 about 8 a.m.
"It appears as though the bucks locked horns and tumbled off the levee and into the water, where they drowned," golf course manager Mike Brasher said.
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