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2 injured after car crashes into Subway restaurant in Scarborough

Last Updated Nov 17, 2018 at 4:58 pm EDT

Damage is seen to a Subway restaurant after a car crashed through the storefront near Finch Avenue East and McCowan Road in Toronto on Nov. 17, 2018. HANDOUT/Tom He

A male driver and female passenger were injured after the car they were in crashed into a Subway restaurant storefront in Scarborough on Saturday.

Paramedics responded to a call for a collision around 2:45 p.m. at Woodside Square, a shopping mall near Finch Avenue East and McCowan Road.

The male driver in his 50s was taken to hospital with serious injuries. A female passenger was also injured and was assessed on scene.

 

People gather around a vehicle that crashed into a Subway restaurant storefront in Scarborough on Nov. 17, 2018. HANDOUT/Tom He
People gather around a vehicle that crashed into a Subway restaurant storefront in Scarborough on Nov. 17, 2018. HANDOUT/Tom He

Police say they believe the driver may have had a medical episode. The car also collided into a few other vehicles before crashing into the restaurant.

No one was in the restaurant at the time of the crash and no other injuries were reported.