PICTURED: the scene of the crash (Westpac Rescue Helicopter)
An 18-year-old girl is fighting for her life after a horror accident in Raymond Terrace on Tuesday morning.
Emergency services were called out to the corner of Raymond Terrace Road and Seaham Road where two cars had collided, trapping the teen.
She was trapped in the wreckage for "some time" according to paramedics, before eventually being freed and flown to the John Hunter Hospital by the Westpac Rescue Helicopter. She's being treated for head and internal injuries.
She's in a critical condition.
VIDEO: the Westpac Rescue Helicopter touches down at the scene of the accident (Raymond Terrace Rural Fire Brigade)