Crash on Highway 401 in Mississauga sends 2 people to hospital

Early morning crash on Highway 401 in Mississauga prompts closure of westbound express lanes on Sept 15, 2022. Global News

Ontario Provincial Police say all westbound express lanes have reopened following a serious crash on Highway 401 in Mississauga on Thursday morning.

Police said the express lanes were closed at McLaughlin Road following a crash.

Peel Paramedics said they responded to the crash between two tractor trailers at around 2 a.m.

One man was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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Another man was taken to a trauma centre via air ambulance in critical condition, police said.

Shortly after 10 a.m., police said the highway had reopened.

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