A head-on crash on Highway 101 in Wirral killed a 37-year-old man. (Google Maps)

A 37-year-old man from Hoyt, N.B., was killed after the motorcycle he was driving crashed with a sport-utility vehicle.

The head-on crash happened Saturday afternoon on Highway 101 in Wirral, a small community about 25 kilometres away from Grand Bay-Westfield.

It's still unclear what caused the collision and there was no word about the condition of anyone in the SUV.

The victim's name has not been released.