A police statement issued on Twitter said one man in his 30s was pronounced dead at the scene and a 45-year-old man was taken to a local hospital with a non-life-threatening head injury. It said two other males were treated on the scene for less serious injuries.
Burrows said investigators were still unsure what caused the mishap, which was under investigation by the Ontario Ministry of Labor and the Toronto police.
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A stage at Toronto’s Downsview Park has collapsed in advance of a scheduled Radiohead concert, killing one person and injuring at least three, according to Toronto EMS.
Downsview Park has tweeted that the concert is cancelled. Gates had been scheduled to open at 5 p.m.
CONCERT IS CANCELLED. Details to come from Livenation shortly. #Radiohead #Toronto
BREAKING: One person has been pronounced dead after the stage collapse at Downsview Park.
Radiohead is definitely canceled, following massive stage collapse. No clear word on injuries yet.