A man is dead and two police officers suffered smoke inhalation after an apartment fire near Eglinton Avenue and Birchmount Road.
Toronto Fire responding to what was a one alarm fire at the time, just after 5:00 A.M.
Nine emergency vehicles were called to the scene including aerial units.
Toronto EMS arrived on scene to treat two people with life threatening injuries.
Paramedics pronounced one of the two dead on scene, just after 6:00 A.M.
One person killed, 2 police officers treated for smoke inhalation from apartment fire on Eglinton Av near Warden Av. pic.twitter.com/rPxWAnsfyU
— Jeremy Cohn (@JeremyGlobalTV) September 10, 2016