A father and daughter helped save a man’s life after he fell onto the tracks at Yorkdale subway station, Toronto police say.

According to a police news release, the man experienced an undisclosed medical issue and fell off the platform at approximately 7:30 p.m. Saturday. He hit his head during the fall.

Police say a father and daughter jumped down and rescued him.

When the man was back on the platform, others at the scene performed first aid until first responders were able to arrive.

The man was subsequently taken to hospital and is now in stable condition.

Police are commending those who came to the man's rescue, saying he would have died without their help.