Please be advised that due to an explosion in the city’s East end yesterday evening, several roads have been shut down. Around 11 p.m. a vehicle collided into a home, and it’s suspected it struck a gas line. Two officers were taken to hospital for minor injuries and two firefighters have also been sent to hospital to be assessed. The female driver has been arrested.

  • Dundas Street between Quebec Street and Egerton Street
  • Woodman Ave. between Queens Ave. and Lorne Ave.
  • Woodman Ave. at Lorne Ave.
  • Lorne Ave. between Woodman Ave. and Charlotte Street
  • Quebec Street at Lorne Ave.
  • Ontario Street at Queens Ave.
  • Lyle Street at York Street


Re-opening time is unknown as the investigation continues.