April 2, 2006

One killed in Canada coffee-shop explosion: media

TORONTO (Reuters) - One person was killed in an explosion
in a downtown Toronto coffee shop on Sunday, local media
reports said.

The Canadian Broadcasting Corp. said on its Web site that
the explosion took place in the early afternoon in the washroom
of a Tim Hortons shop, a coffee and doughnut chain that was
recently spun off from parent company Wendy's International

One man was killed, but it was not clear if he was an
employee or a visitor.

Police closed off a busy block close to one of Toronto's
main shopping districts as they investigated the cause of the