A Kitchener woman is dead after a head-on collision in Scugog Township in Durham Region on Sunday afternoon.

Around 4:30 Kitchener's Gail Greenwood, 71, was driving northbound in a 2002 Honda Civic on Highway 7/12, just south of Scugog 12th Line.

Betty Maxwell from Whitby was driving south on the highway in a 2001 Chevy Malibu and according to the OPP, her car left the southbound lane for unknown reasons and collided with the Honda.

Maxwell was pronounced dead at the scene, while Greenwood was taken to hospital and then pronounced dead.

Whitby OPP are still investigating the crash.