PASADENA, Texas -

A 9-month-old baby died after a television fell on him, Pasadena police said.

On Thursday at an apartment in the 2700 block of Perez Road, the baby boy was crawling in the living room when his mother left the room for a minute, said police.

She heard a crash. The television had fallen off a table, and crushed the baby.

When police arrived at the scene, the baby was not breathing.

He was flown to the hospital by medical helicopter, and later died.