Police and the coroner’s office are investigating after a one-year-old child died Monday morning in Val-des-Monts, Que.
Emergency services were called shortly before 9 a.m. on Monday to a residence in the town roughly 40 minutes north of Gatineau in western Quebec.
MRC des Collines-de-l’Outaouais police said a resident had called 911 because his son was unconscious.
First responders attempted to resuscitate the child, who was taken to hospital and ultimately pronounced dead, according to a release.
Police are working with the coroner’s office in the city to investigate the child’s death.
The boy’s identity has not been released.