Lake Sardis Death - Accidental

10-6-04 - A man found dead in Sardis Lake on Monday apparently fell from a bridge 15 feet above the water. Pushmataha County authorities believe the death of 57-year-old Leo C. Berry of Wilburton was an accident. Autopsy results show Berry died of drowning, but suffered broken ribs in the fall.

A fisherman found his body around noon Monday underneath the Jack Fork Creek Bridge.

Athorities say there were no obvious signs of foul play.