2 killed in collisions on Highway 401
Police are investigating after two people were killed in separate collisions on Highway 401 in Mississauga Monday afternoon.
At about 3 p.m. a minivan struck a cement barrier in the eastbound lane and rolled before being hit by a pickup truck.
One person died on the way to hospital and four others were injured, including one critically.
Another accident occurred around 3:40 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Highway 401 near Dixie Road.
The three-vehicle crash killed the driver of an SUV.
Neither of the names of the deceased have been released.
Police continue to investigate.