01/21/2014 07:39 EST | Updated 03/23/2014 05:12 EDT

Man pulled from Dufferin Street apartment fire

A man was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation after an apartment fire at King Street West and Dufferin Avenue on Tuesday morning.

Toronto Fire Service says the man, aged 57, is in stable condition after he was pulled from his sixth-floor apartment at 300 Dufferin St. just before 7 a.m.

The fire was quickly contained and residents were allowed to return to their units.