4-year-old girl ejected from car in Mississauga crash dies in hospital

May 28 2019, 1:02 pm

A four-year-old girl who was critically injured in a rollover collision on Highway 401 in Mississauga last week has died.

The collision, which involved an SUV and a transport truck, took place in the eastbound lanes of the highway approaching Erin Mills Parkway on Thursday, May 23, according to OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt.

According to police, a four-year-old in the SUV was ejected from the vehicle as a result of the collision and sustained life-threatening injuries.

A two-year-old, who was also in the SUV, was uninjured, while the driver sustained minor injuries. The driver of the transport truck was also uninjured.

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Following the collision, the child was transported to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries.

Provincial police say four-year-old was taken off life support on Monday.

“Our condolences to the family,” reads a tweet from Sgt. Schmidt.

No charges have been laid in this incident thus far.