Provincial police are investigating a deadly crash on the 400 Thursday morning.
Emergency crews were called to the southbound lanes of Hwy. 400 just past the Finch Ave. exit a little before 7 a.m. for reports of a collision involving a transport truck and several other vehicles.
Officers first on the scene reported a car completely consumed by flames, and a number of injuries.
One person was pronounced dead at the scene, and another rushed to hospital with serious injuries.
The highway is expected to be closed for much of the morning while police investigate.