A man is dead following a fire at a home in Toronto’s Downsview neighbourhood.
Emergency crews were called to a home on Calais Avenue in the area of Wilson Avenue and Lexfield Avenue with reports of a fire around 7:26 a.m. on Saturday, Toronto police said.
Police said the man was taken to the hospital in life-threatening condition, but later died of his injuries.
Firefighters remain on scene, although Tornto Fire Chief Matthew Pegg said the fire was under control as of 9:45 a.m.
An investigation has begun into the origin, cause and circumstances of the blaze.