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Central Iowa Man Dies In Weekend Boating Accident In SW Iowa

A central Iowa man died over the weekend in a boating accident in southwest Iowa.

Ringgold County Sheriff Rob Haley says his office received a call at around 10:40-p.m. Saturday about Daniel Clint Ahrens, of Adel, who went missing during a fishing excursion on a rural farm pond near Ellston.

Law enforcement and rescue crew’s arrived at around 11-p.m, and found a canoe upside down in the water, about 15-feet from shore.

Ahrens’ body was found about 40-minutes later, also about 15-feet from shore, in about eight-feet of water.

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