Man charged with drunk driving after Steinbach crash

The RCMP in Steinbach, Man. have charged a man with impaired driving after a serious crash Friday night.

A man is facing drunk driving charges after a serious crash in Steinbach, Man. Friday night.

It happened at about 10:30 p.m. when two men in a pickup truck travelling south off Keating Road tried to drive across Highway 52 and got in the way of a westbound car, police said.

Inside the smaller car were a male driver and two youths.

People from both vehicles were treated by emergency crews on scene and one youth was taken to hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

The driver of the pickup truck was arrested at the scene after breath samples read double the legal alcohol limit.

The man is facing impaired driving charges as well as highway traffic offenses.