Emergency crews are attending a multiple shooting in front of a bar in Greektown.
A little before 10:20 p.m., police, fire and EMS were dispatched to near Christina’s restaurant on Danforth Ave. by Logan Ave. for reports of a shooting.
Numerous ambulances were dispatched to the scene, where police, firefighters and bystanders attended to a number of victims seen laying on the ground.
According to witnesses speaking to CityTV, at least two of the victims were young females.who reported that EMS transported at least eight patients to hospital — six to trauma centres at St. Michael’s and Sunnybrook, and one to Sick Kids.
Reports on social media say as many as 15 to 20 gunshots were heard.
Freelance journalist Andrew Collins reports on Twitter that patients were transported to trauma centres at St. Mike’s and Sunnybrook, and a young girl was taken to Sick Kids.
He also said at least one patient was pronounced dead at the scene.
Toronto paramedics report via CP24 that eight patients were taken to hospital.
More to come . . .
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