Two crashes in Mississauga area claim two lives

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Two crashes in Mississauga area claim two lives
Two crashes in Mississauga area claim two lives

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Two people died in separate crashes late Monday in the Mississauga, Ont., area.

One person died and two other people were injured in a single-vehicle crash in Mississauga late Monday.

Peel Region police Const. Harinder Sohi says it appears the driver of a westbound vehicle (on Eglinton Ave. near Mavis Rd.) lost control and struck a pole.

One person died at the scene and the two others were taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Another crash a few hours earlier on Highway 427 near the Toronto-Mississauga border claimed the life of a man.

Provincial police Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said two vehicles collided at around 8 p.m. and that a male driver was had to be extracted from one of the vehicles but was pronounced dead at the scene. (CP24)