A man is dead after being found in a pool in a building in Thornhill this morning.

Shortly before noon, emergency responders were called to a highrise building at 7300 Yonge St., where a man was found unconscious in a pool.

Paramedics say the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man's identity has not been released, though paramedics say he is approximately 70 years old.

The coroner has been called.