One man is in hospital this morning with serious injuries after police say a car struck a dumpster in Mississauga overnight.

It happened on Erin Mills Parkway, near Dundas Street West, at around 12:30 a.m.

Paramedics told CP24 that one man was injured in the single-vehicle collision and he was rushed to a local hospital in serious condition.

Erin Mills Parkway was closed between South Millway and Dundas Street West but the roads have since reopened.