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4 injured after car crashes into hydro pole in Brampton

Last Updated Nov 22, 2018 at 2:49 pm EST

A car crashed into a hydro pole in Brampton on Nov. 18, 2018. HANDOUT/Brampton Fire and Emergency Services

Four people were injured after a car crashed into a pole in Brampton on Sunday evening.

Emergency crews responded to a call for a collision around 8 p.m. in the Corona Gate and McLaughlin Road South area.

A car crashed into a hydro pole and the light standard with live wires collapsed on top of the vehicle.

Brampton Fire initially said three people were trapped in the vehicle and were all extricated.

Peel police say two people were taken to a local hospital. Two others were taken to a trauma centre and one of them suffered life-threatening injuries.

The major collision bureau is investigating.

Drivers are asked to be cautious and watch for emergency personnel in the area.