1 dead in 3-vehicle crash in North York

A man in his 40s is dead and another is injured after a three-vehicle crash in North York overnight, Toronto paramedics said.

Another man was taken to hospital with serious injuries

Police responded to the fatal crash shortly after 12:15 a.m. on Monday. (Tony Smyth/CBC)

A man in his 40s is dead and another is injured after a three-vehicle crash in North York overnight, Toronto paramedics said.

The vehicles collided in the area of Signet Drive and Finch Avenue shortly after 12:15 a.m. Monday. A work van involved in the crash flipped onto its side in the roadway. 

Paramedics pronounced the victim dead at the scene and transported another man to a trauma centre suffering serious but non-life threatening injuries. 

Toronto police traffic services has taken over the investigation. Closures were in place for several hours throughout the morning however the roads have since reopened to traffic. 

Toronto police traffic services has taken over the investigation into the fatal crash. (Tony Smyth/CBC)