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04/09/2015 05:02 EDT | Updated 06/09/2015 05:59 EDT

Car goes up in flames after smashing into pole in Brampton

A vehicle smashed into a hydro pole at Winston Churchill Boulevard and Steeles Avenue on Thursday afternoon, report Peel Regional Police.

The car was fully engulfed in flames and the hydro pole was knocked over. One person was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The intersection of Winston Churchill Boulevard and Steeles Avenue is expected to be closed for a number of hours as a result. Police are urging people to avoid the area.

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