TORONTO, Ont. – A man in his 40′s is dead after a single-vehicle crash on the Eastbound Highway 403 ramp to Mavis Road in Mississauga.
As a result of the police investigation the area was closed for several hours until approximately 9:30 a.m. Sunday.
The crash happened at approximately 4:30 a.m. Sunday, according to OPP Sergeant Dave Woodford.
“The vehicle exited at Mavis Road, according to witnesses at an excessive speed for the ramp,” Woodford said.
Police believe the driver lost control, and when he left the roadway he struck some of the items at the side of the road.
“A trailer and containers off of the highway, it looks like it went head-on into the construction equipment that was parked off of the roadway,” Woodford added.
The man was not wearing a seatbelt when the crash happened, CityNews is reporting.
Witnesses are being asked to come forward and contact police or Crime Stoppers.