Holdrege man’s body recovered following boating accident
HOLDREGE, Neb. -- A Holdrege man has drowned after he and a friend's boat capsized while fishing at the Elwood Reservoir on Sunday.
The Gosper County Sheriff's Office said two men were fishing at the Elwood Reservoir when their boat capsized due to high winds on Sunday afternoon.
One of the men was treated at the scene, but the second man was missing.
Nebraska Game and Parks along with Lexington Fire and Rescue were called to help in the search and rescue operation.
The missing boater was identified as Ronald Mayo of Holdrege, his body was found in the water Monday afternoon.