Drowning Accident at the Pleasant Hill City Lake

Missouri Highway Patrol responded to a report of a person falling overboard at 16104 S. Lake Road in Pleasant Hill Missouri on Sunday, March 20th at approximately 11:15am.

It was reported that a fisher/boater on the Pleasant Hill City Lake had fell out a 1981 Monark and bystanders attempted to rescue the person and did recover Michael L. Hamilton, 67 of Pleasant Hill Missouri from the lake.  

Mr. Hamilton was pronounced at the scene and was taken by Forensics Medical to the Cass County Medical Examiners Office.