One man has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash in North Toronto.

The collision occurred shortly before 5 p.m. near Lawrence Avenue East and Ronan Avenue.

Police say one person was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries but paramedics later confirmed that the man is listed in serious condition.

The victim is believed to be a man in his 60s, according to paramedics.

Lawrence Avenue was closed in both directions at the intersection but the area has since reopened.