Man Riding Pool Toy Drowns in Newton County

A man has died in an unusual drowning in Shoal Creek in Newton County.

The Highway Patrol says 35 year old Stanley Lunk of Carterville attempted to go over Grand Falls in Shoal Creek on a pool toy, when it struck a rock and he went under.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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