An early-morning fire briefly closed Bathurst Street from Davenport Road to Dupont Street on Thursday.
The fire began south of Davenport around 3 a.m., at a restaurant with an apartment over it.
UD: [1 Alm] Fire (Commercial/industrial) – Bathurst St b/w Bridgman Avenue / Lane South Davenport East Bathurst, Toronto (16 Trucks)
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Everyone was able to get out safely, officials told CityNews, and the fire was knocked down fairly quickly.
No one was injured. One firefighter complained of shoulder pain and paramedics were called, but the call was cancelled and the firefighter remained on duty.
There’s no word yet on how the fire started.
The damage is estimated at $500,000.
7 Bathurst buses diverting both ways via Dupont, Christie, Davenport due to a fire on Bathurst between Davenport and Dupont. #TTC
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