A motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a head-on collision with an SUV near Orangeville.

Emergency crews were called to the scene at Highway 10 and Hockley Road in the town of Mono Saturday evening.

Dufferin OPP say the driver of the motorcycle was taken to a local hospital before being airlifted to a Toronto hospital.

The second person on the motorcycle was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Highway 10 has been closed between County 10 and First Street while police investigate.

There has been no word on charges.