Two area residents were injured when their vehicles collided in Renville County Thursday morning.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, on Oct. 6, Eric Dwayne Catchings, age 26, of Morton, was driving a Chevy Captiva eastbound on County Road 4, while Mary Jo Portner, age 60, of Sleepy Eye, was driving a Buick Regal northbound on Highway 4. At about 10:45 a.m., their vehicles collided at the intersections of County Road 4 and Highway 4.

Both drivers were taken to the hospital in Sleepy Eye with non-life threatening injuries. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office, and Hector Fire Department and Ambulance, assisted at the scene.