Man pulled underwater in Meramec River, dies at local hospital - KMOV.com

Man pulled underwater in Meramec River, dies at local hospital

(KMOV)-- An Overland man died Friday, after officials say he was taken underwater by the Meramec River.

Nicholas Spangler, 25, was at the Arapaho Campground near Sullivan, Missouri.

Spangler was reportedly throwing a rope swing into the bank when he went under. Others pulled him from the water and performed CPR, and were able to revive Spangler.

He was transported to an area hospital, where he later died.

 

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