07/22/2015 08:23 EDT | Updated 07/22/2016 05:59 EDT

Toronto police investigate Danforth-Coxwell shooting

One person has been raced to hospital following a shooting in Toronto's east end on Wednesday night.

Toronto police said the shooting took place just before 8 p.m. in the Coxwell and Danforth Avenues area,

Paramedics and police quickly organized an emergency run to rush a victim to hospital,

The extent of the person's injuries are unclear at this time.

Danforth Avenue has been closed from Coxwell to Woodbine as police investigate.