Iowa woman drowns in southwest Missouri

BRANSON, Mo. | Officials say an 86-year-old woman from Iowa drowned in a southwest Missouri lake.

The Missouri State Water Patrol says Merilyn Warden of Yorktown, Iowa, was found Saturday morning in Lake Taneycomo in Branson after she wandered away from a family campsite Friday night.

The patrol says Warden was found near in dock in water that was 6 feet deep.