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6:56 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Springfield Boy Drowns In Buck Creek

Springfield police say a 9-year-old boy apparently drowned in Buck Creek on Monday.

The boy has been identified as Collin Jenkins. An autopsy will be performed today. Witnesses say Jenkins drowned after sliding down a dam with some friends.  Grief counselors will be at Snyder Park Elementary School today, where Jenkins was a student.