Crews find toddler’s body after he disappeared in Grand Lake

Posted on: 9:22 am, September 9, 2013, by and

Grand Lake toddler drowning

GROVE, Okla. – The body of a 3-year-old who disappeared near Grand River over the weekend has been found.

Officials said Friday afternoon the toddler vanished and his grandparents found his t-shirt and shoes on the bank a short time after.

Authorities said rescue teams found the boy’s body Saturday night in northeastern Oklahoma about a mile down stream from his grandparents’ home.

It is west of Langley in Mayes County between the Pensacola Dam and Lake Hudson.