01/27/2013 11:06 EST | Updated 03/29/2013 05:12 EDT

Badly burned man dies, police suspect death was accidental

Toronto police are investigating a death that occurred after a man was found overnight with severe burns to his body behind Centennial College. He was found in a Hydro field near the campus on Ashtonbee Road.

The victim later died of his injuries.

Police believe that the man was homeless. He had a number of belongings with him when he was found, including a propane gas heater.

Investigators suspect his death may have been an accident.