Authorities have identified a Fairview Heights boy who drowned over the Memorial Day weekend while swimming in a creek in Iron County, Missouri, as Hunter Vincent.
Hunter, 6, was swimming in the Big Creek on May 29 when he submerged and was found a short time later. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.
The boy drowned in a creek about a quarter-mile east of Highway 49 in the unincorporated community of Vulcan, Mo.
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