Toronto stocks dive as commodities prices fall

Tue Sep 9, 2008 4:10pm EDT
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TORONTO, Sept 9 (Reuters) - The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index plunged more than 3 percent on Tuesday, weighed down by falling commodities prices and closing in on the year low it hit in January.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially closed down 475.32 points, or 3.76 percent, at 12,159.32. (Reporting by Natasha Elkington; Editing by Peter Galloway)