HAMILTON, Ont. -- A nine-year-old boy is dead after what police are calling a "tragic accident" in a metal fabrication shop.
The boy, whose name has not been released by Hamilton Police, was killed after a large piece of metal fell on him at the shop around 1:45 p.m. Sunday.
Officers remained on the scene Monday.
The boy was at the shop with a "family member" who was permitted to be on the premises, Const. Debbie McGreal-Dinning said.
"It's a tragic accident and a nine-year-old boy has lost his life," she said.