Driver was trapped when emergency services arrived

The vehicle veered off the road, rolled and landed back on the roadway.
The vehicle veered off the road, rolled and landed back on the roadway.

A 42-year-old Canowindra woman was taken to Orange Health Service after rolling her vehicle near Canowindra on Sunday morning.

Police, Rural Fire Service and ambulance attended the crash on the Canowindra Road towards Cudal about 7.30am and found the driver trapped inside a white ute.

The vehicle left the roadway for unknown reasons while traveling southbound about one kilometre north of the Cargo Road turn off.

The injured driver was released and taken by ambulance to Orange.

Canobolas Local Area Command duty officer Chief Inspector Dave Harvey said police are looking into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

“For unknown reasons the vehicle’s veered off the road, rolled and landed back on the roadway.

“On Sunday afternoon, the information police had is that she may have been released [from hospital] on Monday, July 24 and received no broken bones.”