Firefighters extinguished a “multi-vehicle” fire in the Eaton Center parking garage in downtown Toronto.
They said they were in the process of clearing smoke from the facility and evacuating the mall as a precaution.
The Toronto Fire Brigade battles a multi-vehicle fire at the Eaton Center garage. Police close Yonge St. from Queen St. to Dundas St. Please avoid this area.
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Queen Street is closed from Yonge Street to Bay Street and emergency services are asking the public to avoid the area.
Earlier reports said a section of Yonge Street had been closed. Police are advising the public to anticipate delays and consider alternative routes.
There are currently no reports of injuries.
Toronto Eaton Center
– report of a fire in the park
– active police
– @ Toronto_Fire o / s – fire alarm is off
– no injuries reported, the mall was evacuated
– are investigating
– Roads are closed in the immediate area
– expected delay
– consider alternative routes # GO1834788
Police said in a tweet that their investigation is underway.