Ronald Lichtenberg, age 63 of Florissant, MO., drown Thursday on Lake of the Ozarks at the 5.5mm of Big Niangua. Lichtenberg was last seen on the steps of a retaining wall . Fifteen minutes later the victim was found in the water. A neighbor of the victim performed CPR. It is uncertain how the victim ended up in the water.
This is the second drowning in that area in less than a week. A 69-year old man drown Monday, after falling off a dock near the same location.