Vehicle flipped upside down

Vehicle flipped upside down after collision

Minor injuries reported for Family day collision on Brimley and Eglinton

Two drivers suffered only minor injuries despite one car flipping upside down after a two-vehicle collision at the corner of Brimley Road and Eglinton Avenue East on Monday.

One vehicle struck a pole, causing the accident. Another vehicle then T-boned the first car, causing it to flip upside down.

Tow truck rights car flipped upside down
A crowd forms as a tow truck attempts to flip the vehicle right-side-up after a collision at Brimley and Eglinton

“Surprisingly there were no serious injuries,” Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook said.

Toronto Police received it first of many call about the Scarborough accidentat 2:06 p.m.

A small crowd gathered on the corner watching the tow truck and police clear the wreckage.

Toronto Police tweeted when the accident was first reported and again after about an hour when the intersection reopened.

Both drivers were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.