02/04/2014 22:00 EST | Updated 04/06/2014 05:59 EDT

Man shot multiple times in North York rushed to hospital

A man who suffered from multiple gunshot wounds has been rushed to hospital after he was found at the scene in an area of North York lined with boutiques and restaurants.

The victim was picked up on Yonge Street between York Mills and Lawrence.

Paramedics said the man was without vital signs when emergency personnel arrived. A victim's age has not been given.

Police are on the scene, which has been roped off, and are canvassing the area.