BLYTHE, Calif. -

The body of a 10-year-old boy reported missing Sunday has been found in the Colorado River near McIntyre Park in Blythe.

The family says they last saw him in a part of the river with heavy currents. 

Authorities say the boy and his family were visiting relatives in Indio and went to the river for fun.

A boater called 911 when he discovered the body around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.