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8 year old from Waynesville fatally injured at Lake of the Ozarks

A boating mishap at the Lake of the Ozarks has claimed the life of an 8-year-old from Waynesville. The Missouri State Water Patrol said the incident occurred Sunday afternoon shortly after 3:30 pm on the Glaize Arm near the six-mile marker. The name of the child has not been released at this time but it was determined that the 8-year-old had been struck by a propeller when he exited the boat. The 8 year-year-olds father was driving the boat when the accident occurred. The boy was taken to the Allee Holman-Howe Funeral Home in Camdenton.


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