NEWS
 
Man taken to Hospital after Apartment Fire
Toronto Fire says fire quickly knocked out but one resident taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.
2 0

A man had to be rushed to hospital for smoke inhalation following an apartment fire on Dufferin Street.

Toronto Fire tells Newstalk 1010 that the blaze broke out in an apartment on the 6th floor at 300 Dufferin Street at around 6:45a.m. Tuesday.  Within minutes the fire was under control, but one male resident had to be taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.  He was said to be in serious but non life-threatening condition.

Residents in the building were told to shelter in place, meaning no evacuation was necessary.

The cause of the fire was not immediately clear.

Categories:

DON'T MISS

TED RADIO HOUR

Welcome to TED Radio Hour hosted by Guy Raz, Saturdays at 6pm and Sundays at 7pm

 
2 0

A man had to be rushed to hospital for smoke inhalation following an apartment fire on Dufferin Street.

Toronto Fire tells Newstalk 1010 that the blaze broke out in an apartment on the 6th floor at 300 Dufferin Street at around 6:45a.m. Tuesday.  Within minutes the fire was under control, but one male resident had to be taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.  He was said to be in serious but non life-threatening condition.

Residents in the building were told to shelter in place, meaning no evacuation was necessary.

The cause of the fire was not immediately clear.

Top stories

The 15-month-old boy was taken to hospital after his mother noticed him putting a pill in his mouth on the slide at Bellevue Square Park around noon Sunday.