Ontario Provincial Police say a 49-year-old man from Orléans is dead following a head-on crash between a car and a tractor trailer in Carleton Place Saturday afternoon.

It happened on Highway 7 between Townline Road and Highway 15 around 1:20 p.m.

OPP say the car crossed the centre line and collided with the tractor trailer head on.

The victim’s identity has not been released.