Troy man drowns due to flooding of Cuivre River - KMOV.com

Troy man drowns due to flooding of Cuivre River

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TROY, MO (KMOV.com) – An elderly man drown Thursday morning after attempting to check flood levels of the Cuivre River in Lincoln County.

According to police, 68-year-old Arthur Muensterman was using a utility vehicle examining the water near Old Cap Au Gris Road around 9:50 a.m. when the vehicle became immovable.

Muensterman began walking in the water before disappearing. Police say he was later found face down in the water.

Muensterman was pronounced dead at 11:15 a.m. 

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