05/25/2013 13:32 EDT | Updated 07/25/2013 05:12 EDT

Man injured in Brampton industrial accident

A man has been seriously hurt in an industrial accident in Brampton.

The man suffered life-threatening injuries when a piece of machinery fell on him at a construction site on James Potter Road.

Peel Regional police say the man was trapped under the equipment.

He has been airlifted to a hospital in Toronto.

The Ontario Ministry of Labour has sent investigators to the site.