1 man dead after forklift accident in Mississauga
Police responded to a call just before 4 p.m. near Lakeshore Road West and Pine Avenue North
One man is dead after a construction accident involving a forklift Tuesday afternoon in Mississauga, Peel police say.
Police responded to a call just before 4 p.m. near Lakeshore Road West and Pine Avenue North and found a male victim without vital signs. He has since been pronounced dead.
Police say the man was operating a forklift to move construction materials when the machine tipped over and crushed him.
There are no other reported injuries.
The Ministry of Labour has been notified and is investigating.
<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/INDUSTRIALACCIDENT?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#INDUSTRIALACCIDENT</a> LAKESHORE ROAD WEST / PINE AVENUE NORTH <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Mississauga?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Mississauga</a>. Emergency Services on scene. Call came in at 3:33 p.m.—@PeelPoliceMedia