Shopping mall is closed after a truck driver was injured after crashing into a security gate

Shopping mall in Toronto has been closed for a period of time after a driver crashed into a gate.

The incident happened around 3:45pm on Wednesday afternoon.

A Toronto police spokesperson says the driver of a semi truck was driving along the road when he collided with a security fence at a building next to a mall.

The driver was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No charges have been laid at this time.