A MAN is fighting for life after a serious crash at Pokolbin this morning.
About 6.30am the 33-year-old’s car left Hermitage Road and crashed into a tree, trapping him inside.
He suffered critical head injuries and has not yet regained consciousness.
Ambulance paramedics drove the man to the nearby Hunter Valley Gardens, where he was transferred to the Westpac Rescue Helicopter and taken to the John Hunter Hospital.
The man is undergoing emergency surgery.
Police are investigating the crash.