Toronto police investigate Danforth-Coxwell shooting

One person has been raced to hospital following a shooting in Toronto's east end on Wednesday night.

Paramedics organize emergency run to race victim to hospital

Toronto police have shut down a section of Danforth Avenue, between Coxwell and Woodbine, to investigate following a shooting that sent one man to hospital. (Grant Linton/CBC)

A man was rushed to hospital after a shooting in Toronto's east end on Wednesday night.

Toronto police said the shooting took place just before 8 p.m. in the Coxwell and Danforth Avenues area.

Several eyewitnesses told CBC News that a a man was walking with a woman and her child when another man approached and opened fire.

Witnesses said the shooter fired three or four shots, then fled the scene.

On Thursday morning, police said the victim in serious but stable condition. 

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