A collision in Melancthon Township late Wednesday night claimed the life of a Barrie woman.

OPP says the head-on crash on County Road 124 at the 30th Sideroad killed the 25-year-old woman.

The driver of the other vehicle, a 52-year-old woman from Melancthon, was taken to a local hospital and then transferred to a Toronto trauma centre with life-threatening injuries.

Police continue to investigate the fatal collision and are asking anyone who might have information to contact Dufferin OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or the nearest police authority.