Police are investigating after two people were killed in separate collisions on Highway 401 in Mississauga Monday afternoon.


Two people were killed in separate accidents on Highway 401 in Toronto 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.