An elderly man has been taken to hospital following a crash south of Erin Mills Parkway and Highway 401.

A single vehicle crashed into a tree at the intersection of Erin Mills Parkway and Folkway Drive around 3:30 p.m. Friday, said Peel police.

The intersection will be closed for a few hours as the police investigation begins.

The Major Collision Bureau is on its way to the scene to aide with the investigation.