Fatal crash on Hwy. 427 just east of Mississauga closes lanes, snarls traffic
Published June 5, 2023 at 12:35 pm
One person died in a multi-vehicle collision this morning (June 5) on northbound Hwy. 427 just east of Mississauga.
OPP said via social media that the serious collision happened just after 10 a.m. in the northbound Hwy. 427 lanes, north of Finch Ave. and approaching Hwy. 407.
The collision has reportedly claimed the life of one person. No details on additional injuries have yet to be released.
Police say all northbound lanes of the highway are closed to traffic, which is being diverted at Finch Ave.
“Motorists are being asked to avoid the area and take alternate routes,” police said on Twitter.
Lanes could remain closed for several more hours as police continue their investigation.