Authorities Identify SD Couple Found Dead in Boat

Boat Dock


PLATTE, S.D. (AP) – Authorities have identified a husband and wife found dead in a cabin boat on the Missouri River in southeast South Dakota.
The bodies of 61-year-old Albert and 63-year-old Mary Hellman, of Oacoma, were found Tuesday morning in the boat docked at a marina by the Snake Creek Recreational Area.
Investigators suspect the couple and two dogs died from carbon monoxide poisoning.

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