A 73-year-old Kelowna man has been charged after colliding with a motorcycle on Highway 97.

On Friday at 1:22 p.m., Lake Country RCMP responded to a report of a collision on Highway 97 south of Beaver Lake Road.

A northbound Ford Edge was turning left into the driveway of Voyager RV when a southbound motorcycle collided with the rear passenger side of the Edge, said Const. Jesse O'Donaghey in a press release.

The motorcyclist, a 48-year-old Lumby man sustained serious non-life-threatening injuries mainly to his lower body.

He was transported to hospital in stable condition.

The driver and sole occupant of the Ford Edge, a 73-year-old Kelowna man, was not injured in the crash.

He was charged under the Motor Vehicle Act for failing to yield on a left turn.

Witnesses who have not yet spoken to police are asked to contact Lake Country RCMP at 250-766-2288.