A six year-old-boy died after the toilet wall at a government-aided school, collapsed on him, police said on Saturday.

Sebastian M Joseph, a second standard student of the school at Kuttanad in the district, suffered serious head injuries after the wall caved on Friday, they said.

The incident happened when the boy had gone to the toilet to relieve himself during the interval.

Though he was rushed to a nearby hospital, his life could not be saved, they added.