Woman rescued from car in ditch

Hill Road, Hill, Rockhampton

Firefighters have helped a woman from her car after the vehicle ended up on its side in a ditch.

When crews arrived they found the woman, thought to be in her 20s, inside the vehicle unable to get out of the driver’s door as it was against the edge of the ditch.

The woman appeared to be suffering from minor head injuries and shock but was otherwise unharmed.

Firefighters opened the passenger door and lifted the woman to safety where she was passed over to ambulance staff.