A man was rushed to hospital in serious condition with self-inflicted injuries on Monday evening, which were initially reported to have been related to a stabbing.

At about 6 p.m., paramedics were called to a reported stabbing in the St. Clair Avenue West and Lansdowne Avenue area.

A man was rushed to hospital.

While a portion of Lansdowne Avenue was subsequently closed down for a police investigation, it was determined that the man’s injuries were self-inflicted.