An elderly man and woman have been taken to hospital in a critical condition following a single-vehicle crash in North Rothbury.
Emergency services were called to Wine Country Drive about 19km north of Cessnock last night following reports a Toyota Corolla had left the road and rolled.
The 94-year-old male driver and same aged female passenger were trapped in the vehicle before being freed a short time later.
The pair were taken to John Hunter Hospital with critical injuries.
Officers from Hunter Valley Police District with assistance from the Crash Investigation Unit,established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.
As inquires continue, anyone with information, or dashcam footage from the area, is urged to come forward.
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