A man in his mid-20s is dead amid snow removal efforts in Mississauga. 

Peel Regional EMS were called to Viscount Road, near Pearson International Airport, at about 6:50 p.m. Friday with word that a person was trapped under some snow removal equipment. 

The victim was among those using a truck to move a dumpster filled with snow. Police say he became pinned under the truck's cargo box after it slid off. 

The man was pronounced dead on the scene. There were no other injuries and police say they don't expect to lay any charges.