Fenton man, 23, drowns in Big River - KMOV.com

Fenton man, 23, drowns in Big River

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FENTON, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A 23-year-old man has died from drowning after he jumped into the Big River Tuesday evening.

Officials say Joseph A. Forrester jumped from the Cedar Hill Bridge into the Big River. Forrester floated downstream, became tired, and went under the water.

A nearby swimmer found Forrester and brought him to shore.

Forrester was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

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