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1 injured after shots fired at car near Queen and Spadina

Last Updated Jun 5, 2019 at 7:41 am EST

Police investigate after multiple shots were fired at a car on Queen Street West near Spadina Avenue on June 5, 2019. CITYNEWS/Bert Dandy
Summary

Queen Street has been closed west of Spadina while police continue to investigate.


No details have been released on the shooter.


One man is in hospital after shots were fired at a car in the city’s downtown core early Wednesday morning.

Emergency crews were called to the area of Queen Street West and Spadina Avenue around 3 a.m.

Police said the car was stopped at the intersection when multiple gunshots rang out. Investigators believe two other vehicles were involved.

The victim was dropped off at a local hospital and rushed to a trauma centre.

The victim’s injuries are serious but not life-threatening.

No details have been released on the shooter.

Queen Street was closed west of Spadina while police investigated and transit was diverting around the area. The area reopened around 6 a.m.

Gunfire shatters the glass of a unit under construction after a shooting on Queen Street West near Spadina Avenue on June 5, 2019. CITYNEWS/Bert Dandy
Bullets hit the window of a vacant unit on Queen Street West near Spadina Avenue on June 5, 2019. CITYNEWS/Bert Dandy