Boy found dead on outdoor skating rink
SAINT-SEVERIN, Que. - A nine-year-old boy is dead after an apparent accident at an outdoor rink northeast of Montreal.
Quebec provincial police say it appears the boy was playing hockey alone at around 9 a.m. Saturday morning when one of the nets fell on top of him.
Two municipal workers in Saint-Severin, Que. found the boy on the ice.
He was taken to a nearby hospital where his death was confirmed.
Saint-Severin is about 200 kilometres from Montreal.