STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Lightning strike kills Maryville man

A Maryville man was killed by a lightning strike Tuesday afternoon.

Posted: Aug 28, 2018 4:09 PM
Updated: Aug 28, 2018 4:10 PM

(MARYVILLE, Mo.)- A 35-year-old Maryville was killed when he was struck by lightning Tuesday afternoon. 

Ryen L. Browning was found dead at the City Reservoir after being struck by lightning while fishing from the bank, according to Maryville Public Safety. 

Maryville Public Safety received a 9-1-1 call at approximately 12:30 p.m. and Browning was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Maryville Public Safety was assisted by the Nodaway County Sheriff's Office and the Nodaway County Coroner. 

Article Comments

Saint Joseph
Clear
39° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 24°
Feels Like: 30°
Maryville
Clear
36° wxIcon
Hi: 37° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 28°
Savannah
Clear
39° wxIcon
Hi: 37° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 30°
Cameron
Clear
36° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 28°
Fairfax
Clear
38° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 30°
Highs will be in the mid to upper 40s on Thursday but the clouds will increase Thursday night. Conditions dry out for the rest of the week and temperatures will gradually climb back into the 50s and 60s by the weekend.
KQTV Radar
KQTV Temperatures
KQTV Alerts

Community Events