RCMP and emergency crews responded to a two vehicle collision Tuesday afternoon on Highway 3 at the intersection with Road 27 West, east of Morden, in the R.M. of Stanley.

A passenger van was travelling west on Highway 3 when another vehicle, an SUV, was travelling north on Road 27 West. When the SUV tried to cross the highway, it was struck by the westbound van.

The 21-year-old male driver from Morden of the westbound vehicle was taken to the hospital for precautionary measures.

The 31-year-old male driver of the northbound vehicle, also from Morden, was charged under the Highway Traffic Act for Proceeding Before Safe to do so.