The sudden death of a 23-month-old child has prompted an investigation by North Bay OPP.

Officers say they received a call from North Bay and District Ambulance Service on Wednesday about the child who was found with no vital signs at a home in East Ferris. When they arrived with ambulance personnel, the infant was pronounced dead.

Police are working alongside the office of the Chief Coroner throughout the investigation.

Officers add if you have any information, to call them at (705) 495-3878 or toll-free at 1-888-310-1122. If you wish to remain anonymous, submit a tip to Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or online.