Man sustains life-threatening injuries during downtown assault

Police search for man alleged to have sexually assaulted a woman outside Kennedy station

A 25-year-old man is in hospital with life threatening injuries after an attack downtown in the early morning hours on Thursday, according to police. 

Officers and paramedics responded to the scene on Dundas Street near Sherbourne Street at around 5:20 a.m.

They found the man unconscious but breathing, police said. 

According to paramedics, the man had been "severely beaten." He was rushed to a trauma centre.