Drowning in Lake at Terre du Lac

(Terre du Lac) St. Francois County authorities say a man attempting to retrieve his boat on a lake is a drowning victim.

Sheriff’s deputies say 79-year-old Ron Missey drowned Wednesday afternoon in Lac Shayne in Terre du Lac.

The Terre du Lac man was reportedly using a canoe to retrieve his boat when he went into the water.

A teenager spotted Missey’s body in the water early Wednesday evening.