Two people were taken to the hospital after an accident north of Fairfax in Renville County Thursday before noon. A semi driven by 34 year old Jerad Joshua Berghorst of New London was northbound on Highway 4. A Ford Escape driven by 75 year old Vernon Virgil Beran of Fairfax was eastbound on 660th Avenue. The vehicles collided in the intersection. Beran and his passenger, 76 year old Carol Norena Beran of Fairfax, were taken to New Ulm Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office assisted the State Patrol at the scene.