Pierre Man Found in Pierre Hotel Pool Passes Away at Sioux Falls Hospital

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PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A man who was found unresponsive in a Pierre hotel pool Monday passed away at a Sioux Falls hospital. Responders were called to the report of a possible drowning in the pool at the Ramkota Monday afternoon around one o’clock. Pierre Police Captain Dave Panzer says 78-year-old Wallace Anderson of Pierre was discovered there. Panzer says he was transported to St. Mary’s Healthcare Center and later transferred to a Sioux Falls hospital where he passed away. Panzer says the cause of Anderson’s death has yet to be determined but an investigation continues. He says no foul play is suspected. Funeral services for Anderson are pending with Isburg Funeral Chapel of Pierre.

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