Man seriously injured after being attacked by group of men in Toronto’s west end: police

Toronto police on the scene of a serious assault in the city's west end early Saturday. Adam Dabrowski / Global News

Toronto police say a man in his 40s was seriously injured early Saturday after he was attacked by a group of men in the city’s west end.

Police said they received a call just before 2:30 a.m. with reports of an assault in the area of St. Clair and Britannia avenues, near Runnymede.

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When officers arrived on the scene, they located a man nearby who had been struck in the head with a blunt object.

He was rushed to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said they believe the man was attacked by two or three other men, but there are currently no suspect descriptions and no arrests have been made.

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The circumstances of the incident remain unknown, and police are investigating whether or not it was a random attack.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.