Man dies, child in trauma centre after collision in Mississauga

Peel police responded to a report of a collision at around 6 p.m. on Friday in Mississauga. (CBC - image credit)
Peel police responded to a report of a collision at around 6 p.m. on Friday in Mississauga. (CBC - image credit)

A man has died and a child suffered life-threatening injuries after a car struck two pedestrians in Mississauga on Friday night.

Peel police responded to a report at 6:08 p.m. of the crash at Kennedy Road and Courtney Park Drive.

Police say the man was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly after. A child was taken to a trauma centre and has life-threatening injuries, police said.

The investigation continues.

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