State ME Rules Toddler’s Death in Smith Mountain Lake an Accident

The Virginia state Medical Examiner in Roanoke has completed the autopsy of a little boy who was found dead in Smith Mountain Lake last week.

Two-year-old August Farley died from drowning and his death was ruled an accident.

The boy was reported missing around 830 last Thursday morning after he disappeared around 6am.

The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office said divers found the toddler’s body near a dock at the end of Rosewood Lane.