08/28/2012 01:55 EDT | Updated 10/28/2012 05:12 EDT

Man dies after fall from scaffolding near Bayview/401

A 34-year-old man has died after a fall from scaffolding near Bayview Avenue and Highway 401.

The incident occurred just before 9 a.m. The man fell about 10 metres to the ground.

The victim was rushed to Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in life-threatening condition, but was later pronounced dead.

The Ministry of Labour is now investigating.