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Ontario’s police watchdog investigating after man injured in crash involving cruisers in Brampton

A Peel Regional Police cruiser is seen at the 12 Division station.
A Peel Regional Police cruiser is seen at the 12 Division station. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Peel Regional Police say Ontario’s police watchdog is investigating after a 38-year-old man was injured in a multi-vehicle collision involving a few police cruisers in Brampton Wednesday morning.

Police said they were called to Advance Boulevard in the Dixie Road and Steeles Avenue West area at around 3:30 a.m.

Investigators said they initially received a call for a suspicious vehicle being investigated for dangerous operation.

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There was a collision with the suspect vehicle and five to six police cruisers. Police later said the man sustained an injury during the incident.

A man was taken into custody by police and later taken to hospital.

The Special Investigations Unit is investigating the conduct of the officers who responded to the call.

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Police said Advance Boulevard was closed between Dixie and Wilkinson roads for the investigation.