March 13, 2014
Nicholas County authorities are investigating the accidental drowning of a boy at Summersville Lake.
The county sheriff's department said Monday that the boy was swimming Friday night near the Summersville airport when he went under water at 9:30 p.m. and failed to resurface. A dive team recovered the body a short time later.
The boy's name, age and hometown were not released.
Police say the body was sent to the state medical examiner.