A 6-year old boy drowned Friday afternoon at Fugitive Beach, a popular swimming spot located on County Road 5285.

A 6-year old boy drowned Friday afternoon at Fugitive Beach, a popular swimming spot located on County Road 5285.
According to the Phelps County Coroner's Office, at approximately 2:50 p.m. the body of a 6-year-old male was recovered from the waters of the quarry located east of Rolla. As of press time, no name had been released. The Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Phelps County Coroner's Office are investigating the death. An autopsy has been scheduled for early next week.