09/09/2014 02:48 EDT | Updated 11/09/2014 05:59 EST

House collapses in Bedford Park, trapping 3 people

A house under renovation has collapsed, trapping three people under the structure in the Bedford Park neighbourhood.

Police were called to a home at Brookdale Avenue and Greer Road, about halfway between Avenue Road and Yonge Street, north of Lawrence Avenue West, after 2 p.m. on Tuesday.

A rescue is in progress.

The city has closed Greer Road to traffic between Fairlawn Avenue and Brookdale Avenue.