A child who fell from an 8th story balcony is expected to survive, according to police.
The accident happened sometime before 7 p.m. on Thursday evening near Wilson Ave, west of Keele. EMS say the child was taken to hospital in life threatening condition.
Unknown trouble, Wilson Ave and Keele St, report that a child may have fallen from a significant height, we are O/S ^ma
— Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) July 2, 2015
According to Cindy Pom of Global News, the 8-year-old boy is suffering from some broken bones, but is expected to make it.
Police on scene say his injuries are serious, but not life threatening.
BREAKING: 8 year old boy who fell out of Wilson & Keele apartment on 8th floor to make a full recovery pic.twitter.com/optV3S08I3
— Cindy Pom (@CindyPom) July 3, 2015