RAC rescue chopper sent to Lower Chittering crash

THE RAC rescue helicopter has been sent to a crash in Lower Chittering after a car left the road and hit a tree.

The accident happened about 3.10pm today on the corner of Great Northern Highway and Wandena Road.

It is believed a man was trapped during the accident and has been flown to Royal Perth Hospital.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible.

More to come.