2 men pinned by truck in Mississauga

Two people are in hospital after an incident near Innovator Drive and Courtney Park East in Mississauga.
Peel Regional Police were called to this parking lot near Innovator Drive and Courtney Park East in Mississauga, where a truck apparently backed into two men, injuring both seriously. (CBC)

Two men are in hospital after an incident near Innovator Drive and Courtney Park East in Mississauga.

Peel Regional Police say they were called to the scene at roughly 4:30 p.m., responding to a report of two individuals who had been pinned between a wall and a truck.

The vehicle appears to have backed into the victims while in a parking lot, officials said.

The victims, both males in their 20s, were working at a nearby banquet hall. Both were rushed to hospital.

The first victim is 26 years old and has life-threatening injuries, say police. The other, 27, has serious but non-life-threatening injuries.