Motorist seriously injured in wrong-way crash on Highway 11 in Muskoka

Police say the collision involved a transport truck and an SUV

OPP is investigating a head-on crash in which a motorist travelling northbound in the southbound lanes collided with another vehicle on Highway 11 in the area of Old North Road in Huntsville.

Police say the crash involved a transport truck and an SUV around 7:20 Monday night.

OPP was alerted about the wrong-way driver and while attempting to locate and intercept the car, they discovered the crash.

The 64-year-old male driver of the SUV was transported to a local hospital and then airlifted to a Toronto area hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

The investigation into the collision is ongoing.

Anyone with dash camera footage or other information related to this incident is asked to contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or the Huntsville Detachment at 705-789-5551.