GARDNER (CBS) – An eight-year-old boy died after an accident at the Elm Street School in Gardner Thursday.
The Worcester County District Attorney says a large television and cart fell on the boy shortly after 4 p.m.READ MORE: Candlelight Vigil Scheduled In Memory Of 5-Year-Old Elijah Lewis; Autopsy Confirms ID
He was rushed to Henry Heywood Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
A reverse 911 call went out to parents Thursday night informing them of the accident.READ MORE: Dartmouth College Requires Remote Employees Be Vaccinated
Grief counselors will be available at the school Friday.
State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office are investigating.
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