PLUMAS COUNTY — A young boy drowned Wednesday afternoon in Plumas County.
The Plumas County Sheriff’s Office said it happened around 6:30 p.m. near the Tobin Bridge in the Feather River Canyon.
The 9-year-old boy from Chico was out swimming with his older brother and some friends.
Authorities said he was swept underwater and was then lodged beneath a large rock.
Search crews recovered his body just after 9 p.m.