One person has died following collision in Brampton scrap metal yard

(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh)

One person has died following a collision on private property involving two tractor trailers in Brampton, Ont. Monday afternoon.

The incident occurred around 2:20 p.m. near Intermodal and Goreway drives.

According to Peel Regional Police, one trailer ended up on top of the other in a scrap metal yard.

One person became trapped as a result of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Ministry of Labour is investigating the incident.

No further information has been provided regarding the circumstances of the collision.

UPDATE:
- @BramptonFireES gained access to the driver, he has been pronounced deceased on scene
- Ministry of Labour will be investigating

— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPolice) April 5, 2021