A Eureka, Missouri man was arrested after a boating accident in his slip in 6 Mile Cove at the 6 mile marker of the main channel of Lake of the Ozarks.
Richard J. Rief, 46, was arrested at 8:26 p.m. in Camden County for boating while intoxicated - alcohol - first offense and leaving the scene of a vessel accident, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol arrest reports. He was taken to the Camden County Jail by an MSHP marine trooper.
According to the incident report, Rief was attempting to back a 2005 Searay into his slip and went forward instead of backward. The vessel struck another dock.
The accident occurred around 6 p.m. March 14, 2018.
No injuries were reported. The Searay had minor damage.
The report indicated Rief was not wearing a lifejacket.