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02/08/2014 02:21 EST | Updated 04/10/2014 05:59 EDT

Man dies in snow removal truck accident near Pearson Airport

The Ontario Ministry of Labour is investigating after a young man died in a tragic accident at Pearson International Airport Friday night.

The man in his 20s became trapped after a cargo box slid off a truck in a parking lot at the airport. 

Emergency crews responded to the scene at around 7 p.m. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Peel Regional Police said it appears to be a tragic accident and that there is no "element of criminality" in investigation.

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