The body of 77-year-old Harold Wethington, of Liberty, was found
Saturday afternoon on the Green River in Green County. Wethington,
and Larry Stokes, 57, of Somerset, a close friend who also died in
the accident, were duck hunting from a boat on Green River. Stokes’
body was found about 10 a.m. on Sunday.
Green County Coroner
Carol Ray said that the cause of death was accidental drowning.
Harold’s close friend, Keith Caudill, who owns B&K Tire in Liberty,
said that Wethington’s wife called him about 8:30 p.m. Friday and
said her husband had not returned home.
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