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Man, 30, killed after being struck by cement truck on Hwy. 401 at Weston

Last Updated Jul 15, 2020 at 8:47 pm EST

A 30-year-old man has died after being struck by a cement truck on Highway 401 near Weston Road.

Provincial police say the man was outside of his vehicle after it had broke down in the centre lane of the highway. As his vehicle was being hooked up to a tow truck. The man somehow fell to the ground as he was walking around the area near live lanes of traffic and was struck by the vehicle.

The eastbound collector lanes of Highway 401 are closed between Kipling and Weston.

The westbound lanes and the express lanes are not affected by the incident.