A Hamilton man is facing charges after his van crashed into a police cruiser, which caused minor injuries to an officer.

The collision happened Tuesday in Oakville at the intersection of Rebecca Street and Third Line. The Halton Regional Police officer was taken to Oakville Trafalgar Hospital by ambulance, where he was treated and released.

The driver also had minor injuries and was treated and released.

A 39-year-old Hamilton man is charged with making an unsafe turn and driving while disqualified.