Fire hits East York apartment building

Seven trucks called, firefighters took hour to quell fire

Firefighters at the scene.
Firefighters at the scene after bringing fire on Gamble Avenue under control. (Eric Pember / Toronto Observer)

A fire broke out in a building on Gamble Avenue near Donlands Road this morning.

Firefighters say the fire took place inside a low-rise apartment building in a residential area.

Fire services dispatched seven trucks to the building at 9:22 a.m. The fire took an hour to bring under control.

The severity of the fire and damages are unknown at this time.