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Brampton car-tractor trailer crash leaves woman dead

A woman is dead after her car and a tractor trailer collided in Brampton on Friday morning.

Car-tractor trailer collide in industrial part of city

Peel Regional Police's major collision bureau is investigating the crash. (David Ritchie/CBC)

A woman is dead after her car and a tractor trailer collided in Brampton on Friday morning.

Police said the collision happened around 10:35 a.m. at the intersection of Clark Boulevard and Summerlea Road, located in an industrial area just north of Highway 407.

Paramedics responded to the scene, but the woman was pronounced dead.

Police have closed the intersection so the major collision bureau can investigate. It's unclear at this point what led to the serious collision, however police said there's no indication weather is to blame.

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