A crash on Albert Steet Saturday sent an elderly man to hospital. ((Kent Morrison/CBC))

An elderly man was taken to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries following a collision between two vehicles at a major Regina intersection.

The crash happened around 11:15 a.m. CT Saturday on Albert Street, one of the city's major thoroughfares.

According to police, the vehicle on Albert Street did not stop at a red light and crashed into a car that was in the intersection at 23rd Avenue.

An elderly man in the car had to be extricated by a fire department rescue crew.

Traffic in the area was disrupted for several hours while police investigated.

3000 Albert Street, Regina