Yonge-Bloor station evacuated this morning after suitcase thrown on tracks

Apr 21 2017, 1:19 pm

Earlier this morning, a man threw a suitcase onto the tracks at Yonge-Bloor station.

The incident caused trains to be held all ways at Yonge-Bloor and had police call for an evacuation of the station. The resulting crowds at several stations along the line were worrisome:

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The event caused a half hour delay between approximately 8:30 am and 9 am while police investigated, before concluding there was no threat to public safety:

At least it’s Friday, Toronto. You just have to get through today

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