A Toronto firefighter was seriously injured when he fell off a roof while fighting a fire in a semi-detached house on Dupont Street early Sunday. The firefighter, a man in his 30s, was taken to a trauma centre, according to Toronto Fire Services and Toronto Paramedic Services. Stephan Powell, district chief for Toronto Fire Services, said six area residents suffered smoke inhalation due to the blaze on Dupont Street, just west of Christie Street. A Toronto firefighter holds a mother cat rescued from Dupont Street during the fire. (James Morrison Collalto/CBC ) Powell said the firefighter who sustained serious injury fell onto another firefighter and the second firefighter was taken to hospital with minor injuries.
Source: CBC News March 25, 2018 11:44 UTC