Toronto firefighters battled four-alarm blaze this morning

canada.com

This morning, Toronto firefighters battled a four-alarm blaze in a building at Broadview and Gerrard. The fire, located in east Chinatown, also caused the collapse of a nearby structure.

11 people were rescued from the fire that started at approximately 5 a.m. Saturday morning. Two firefighters suffered minor injuries while extinguishing the fire.

According to Toronto Fire Capt. Mike Strapko, the damage caused by the fire is, “at least a couple million.”

Check out images of the fire and its damage below:

A Toronto sub Reddit user submitted this picture roughly an hour ago.

Another Reddit user posted this photograph.

This Reddit user, tomryaboi, shot a number of impressive black and white photos of the fire’s aftermath.

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With files from the Canadian Press.

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