A Pickering man is dead following a head-on collision in Port Hope involving a transport truck.

It happened around 7:15 p.m., Saturday on County Road 28.

OPP say a Hyundai Santa Fe was travelling southbound when it veered into the path of a northbound semi-trailer transport truck.

The driver of the Hyundai was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

He has been identified as Glen Chiasson, 43, of Pickering.

There has been no word on what caused the vehicle to veer into the path of oncoming traffic.