A head-on crash at Tanilba Bay has left a young woman in a serious condition in John Hunter Hospital.
The 19 year old was driving a Mitsubish Lancer which collided with a Holden Commodore on Lemon Tree Passage just after 4pm Wednesday afternoon.
She was trapped for some time in the wreckage, suffering leg, arm and pelvic fractures.
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew her to hospital.
The 46 year old man driving the Commodore was also taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.