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Motorcyclist airlifted to trauma centre after Mississauga crash: Peel police

Peel police officers on scene investigating a serious crash near Glen Erin and Folkway drives in Mississauga on Wednesday.
Peel police officers on scene investigating a serious crash near Glen Erin and Folkway drives in Mississauga on Wednesday. Max Trotta / Global News

Peel Regional Police say a motorcyclist had to be airlifted to a trauma centre after a serious crash in Mississauga Wednesday.

Police said they were called to the area of Glen Erin and Folkway drives around 4:45 p.m. for reports of a collision.

A police spokesperson told Global News that once authorities arrived on scene, they found a man suffering from serious injuries after the motorcycle he was on crashed into a car.

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Investigators said the motorcyclist, a man, was then airlifted to a Toronto trauma centre with potentially life-threatening injuries.

Police said the driver of the car remained on scene and was uninjured.

There is no word on the man’s age or identity.

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Police said while no charges have been laid in connection with the incident, the investigation is still ongoing.

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