Hastings graduate dies from carbon monoxide poisoning while fishing in Wyoming
Steven McConnell, a 1974 graduate of Hastings High School, died Monday in a tragic carbon monoxide accident while ice fishing with his 17-year-old son Matthew in Wyoming. Matthew also died in the accident.
McConnell is the son of Tom and Phyllis McConnell of Hastings.
"It has not been easy," Phyllis McConnell said. "Steven was always a very caring person, and he loved kids."