08/25/2014 05:56 EDT | Updated 10/25/2014 05:59 EDT

Toronto-bound lanes of QEW shut down after deadly crash

A multi-vehicle collision has left at least one person dead on the eastbound lanes of the QEW on Monday afternoon.

OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt says the collision occurred between Burloak Drive and Appleby Line.

Police were called to the scene at 4:38 p.m.

There is no immediate information available on the victim.

The crash is expected to close all Toronto-bound lanes of the highway for several hours.