A mother and child are dead and two men are in critical condition after a two-vehicle crash in Mississauga early Thursday morning.
Paramedics received a call for a multi-vehicle collision just after 2 a.m. near Mavis and Burnhamthorpe Rds. The mother and child were pronounced dead on scene and two men were taken to hospital in “life-threatening” condition, Peel Region paramedics spokesperson Tim Nykamp said.
The area is closed while emergency services remain on scene.
Jack Hauen is a breaking news reporter, working out of the Star’s radio room in Toronto. Follow him on Twitter: @jackhauen