One person rushed to hospital after stabbing at Royal York subway station

Police are investigating a stabbing outside Royal York subway station that sent one person to hospital in critical condition. (CTV News Toronto/Ted Brooks)

A man has been rushed to hospital after being stabbed multiple times at Royal York Station.

Toronto police were called to the Line 2 station on Bloor Street and Royal York Road in Etobicoke just before 4 p.m.

In a tweet, the TTC said there was a security incident on board a train.

Toronto Paramedic Services said they were transporting one person to the hospital via emergency run and that he was in critical condition. Toronto police said the victim is a man and that he was stabbed multiple times.

Police have not released any suspect information so far.

There is currently no subway service between Islington and Jane stations on Line 2 as police investigate the incident.

Shuttle buses are running to replace regular service but are not stopping at Royal York Station.