Update: Truck and e-scooter collision sends one to hospital in Brampton


Published June 5, 2023 at 8:40 pm


A two-vehicle crash between a truck and a scooter sent a male victim to hospital, according to Peel Regional Police.

The incident occurred at the intersection of Orenda Road and West Drive in Brampton at approximately 7:06 p.m., today (June 5).

Upon arrival, authorities found that a truck had collided with the scooter, resulting in significant damage and injury.

The injured male was provided with immediate medical attention on scene and was subsequently transported to a nearby hospital for further treatment.

All westbound lanes on Orenda Road and northbound lanes on West Drive were temporarily closed to ensure the safety of both motorists and pedestrians.

Commuters are advised to take alternate routes and follow the instructions of traffic officials.

Update: Police said the male victim’s injuries are life threatening. The roadway was reopened as of Tuesday (June 6) morning. The investigation continues.

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