The death of a 3-year-old boy in Mountville on Saturday has been ruled an accidental drowning following an autopsy.
The child was identified at Lucas David Love of Anderson.
Laurens County Chief Deputy Coroner Patti Canupp said the child drowned in a private pool at a Edgins Circle residence in Mountville.
EMS transported the child to Prisma Laurens County Hospital where he was pronounced dead Saturday afternoon. The autopsy verified the cause of death Monday.
It was the first drowning of the year in Laurens County.