A body found Tuesday in the Pine Knot community of McCreary County was confirmed to be that of a missing 2-year-old boy, state police said.
Gage Max Williams went missing from a home on Ed Branscum Road on Tuesday. State police were notified that Gage was missing at 1:20 p.m., and a search ensued.
Gage was thought to have wondered into a wooded area near the home.
At about 6:55 p.m. Tuesday, state police were notified that a child had been found dead in the reservoir, which is just north of Ed Branscum Road.
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The cause of death appears to be accidental drowning. State police are continuing their investigation into the child's death.
Funeral services will be held in Alabama, police said.