03/07/2015 15:39 EST | Updated 05/07/2015 05:59 EDT

Vehicle strikes man, building in Brampton

A man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a van on Melanie Drive in Brampton. 

Peel Regional Police say at about 1:45 p.m. a man and his 90-year-old father were delivering a TV to be repaired. The father was driving while the son, 52, was behind the van, directing him.

Police say the father accidentally accelerated, hit his son, and struck the building. 

The man was taken to hospital. 

There were no other injuries on the scene, according to paramedics.