Boy dies in Hamilton industrial accident

Police car lights. (QMI Agency)

Police car lights. (QMI Agency)

Kevin Connor, Toronto Sun

, Last Updated: 10:32 PM ET

A nine-year-old boy is dead after an accident in an industrial area in east Hamilton on Sunday.

Police were called after 2 p.m. to 65 Imperial Rd. in the Sherman Ave. N.-Brant St. area.

“A nine year-old boy has passed away and severe trauma to the body was the cause of death. We are in the preliminary stages of the investigation,” Hamilton Police Staff.-Sgt. Phil Fleming said Sunday evening.