Funeral arrangements set for Collin Jenkins

Collin Jenkins
Collin Jenkins

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – Funeral arrangements have been announced for a 9-year-old Springfield boy who drowned just days before the start of school.

Collin Jenkins was playing in Buck Creek Monday when he went under water and never resurfaced. Search crews recovered his body after several hours.

Funeral arrangements for Collin are set for Friday at 1 p.m. at the Conroy Funeral Home in Springfield.

Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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