A toddler chokes to death at Gatineau daycare.

A 23-month-old boy choked to death in a Gatineau daycare on Friday morning.

The staff called the Emergency crews to the daycare in the east Gatineau community of Masson-Angers after the boy started choking on food.

The staff and paramedics couldn’t revive the boy, say Police. The child was taken to hospital but doctors were unsuccessful too.

Police are investigating but said all signs point to this being a tragic accident.