Woman drowns while floating in Shannon county

SHANNON COUNTY, Mo. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a woman died while floating on the Jacks Fork river in Shannon county, Friday afternoon.

The report states that 48 year old Sherrie Baker, of Granite City, Illinois, was floating on the Jacks Fork river when her tube struck a stump below the water.

Baker was swept under the water and did not resurface.

Read the original version of this article at www.ky3.com.