Man hospitalized with serious injuries after house fire in Scarborough
35-year-old man in non-life-threatening condition
A 35-year-old man has been hospitalized with serious injuries following a house fire in Scarborough Saturday evening, paramedics said.
Emergency crews were called to the area of Warden Avenue and Lynn Road just before 8:15 p.m. for reports of a fire.
Evert Steenge, deputy commander of Toronto Paramedic Services, said on arrival paramedics located the 35-year-old man with "serious burns" to his body.
The injured man was transported to hospital in non-life-threatening condition.
The fire has been brought under control and Toronto police said Warden Avenue is closed from Lonson Boulevard to Kingston Road for the investigation.
FIRE:<br>Warden Av +Lynn Rd<br>8:13pm<br>- house fire<br>- police are o/s<a href="https://twitter.com/Toronto_Fire?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@Toronto_Fire</a> is o/s<br>- one person has been located with injuries and is being transported to hospital by <a href="https://twitter.com/TorontoMedics?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@TorontoMedics</a><br>ROAD CLOSURE: Warden Av is closed from Ionson Blvd to Kingston Rd <a href="https://twitter.com/TTCnotices?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@TTCnotices</a><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GO1492662?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GO1492662</a><br>^lb—@TPSOperations