Missouri man dies in Lake of the Ozarks boat crash

POSTED: 06:37 AM CDT Sep 28, 2013 
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. -

An eastern Missouri man is dead following a boat crash at the Lake of the Ozarks Friday night.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol's Water Patrol says James Koch, 61, of High Ridge, was driving his boat near the four mile mark of the Big Niangua arm when the boat crashed into a fixed object.

Troopers say Koch was pronounced dead at the scene.