ELDERLY WOMAN TAKEN TO HOSPITAL AFTER NORTH COAST CRASH

Emergency services, including the Westpac helicopter helped free an elderly woman who was trapped in her car, after a crash on the North Coast this morning.

It’s understood the car collided with a truck on the Bruxner Highway at Wollongbar, just before 9 o’clock.

The 70-year-old woman was flown to Lismore Base Hospital in a serious, but stable condition.

Reporter Bronte Gildea is at the scene, and will bring you more details tonight at six.