07/16/2015 07:54 EDT | Updated 07/16/2016 05:59 EDT

Baby found unconscious in Thurso remains in Ottawa hospital

Police are investigating after an infant child was found unconscious in Thurso, Que., and is now in critical condition in an Ottawa hospital.

Officers with Surêté du Quebec responded to a home at 382 Croissant Edwards early Wednesday afternoon for a small child who had lost consciousness.

The baby was taken to a hospital in nearby Buckingham, Que., then transferred to Ottawa.

Few details are known about the incident. Police did tape off the home and continue to investigate.