Teen driver charged in deadly Brampton crash
A 17-year-old male has been charged in connection with a deadly crash in Brampton this weekend.
Peel Regional Police say that a Toyota Corolla was struck by a tractor-trailer at Airport Road and Lacoste Boulevard in the early hours of Saturday morning.
All four people inside the Corolla were rushed to hospital.
Kam Gill, 18, a passenger in that car, died in hospital from his injuries.
Another 18-year-old remains in a trauma centre in stable condition.
The Corolla driver, who now faces charges, has been released from hospital, as has another passenger.
Police say the 17-year-old driver faces charges of impaired operation cause death, impaired operation cause bodily harm, excess alcohol cause death and excess alcohol cause bodily harm.
The accused is due to appear in a Brampton court on Monday for a bail hearing.
The crash remains under investigation. Police want to talk to anyone who saw the vehicles before the collision occurred, or those who witnessed the collision directly.
Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at 905-453-2121, ext. 3710.
Information can also be passed on to investigators anonymously through Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.