A fisherman appears to have drowned in Truman Lake Sunday afternoon.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol incident report, Sherman W. Wright’s bass boat was found floating unoccupied near Osage Bluff Marina on the afternoon of April 29, 2018. After dragging operations were started, the 67-year-old Warsaw man was located in the water next to his fishing line which was tangled in a tree.
The incident time is estimated around 1:50 p.m. with Wright pronounced deceased at 7:35 p.m., according to the incident report.
Wright was not wearing a lifejacket.