Debris left over from last night's accident near Main and Danforth was cleaned up in time for the morning commute, but Smiley's restaurant remained closed. PHOTO: Anna Killen
Toronto Police have confirmed that a 76-year-old male was struck by falling bricks last night after a portion of a building crumbled in the Main and Danforth area.
Police said they received reports of a collapsed building at the corner of Main Street and Danforth Avenue around 6:15 p.m. on May 17.
The victim of the collapse was taken to hospital with a non-life threatening head injury.
A portion of the road and sidewalk were temporarily closed after the incident.
The cause of the collapse is not yet known.
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