A DRIVER was left in a critical condition after her Volkswagen Polo veered into an embankment and hit a tree.
The accident happened on Station Road, Delamere, at 11.35am on Wednesday, resulting in road closures in the area.
The 36-year-old Runcorn woman was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital and then transferred to Walton Hospital, where her condition was described as critical.
Police and paramedics attended the scene.
Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact Sergeant Rachel Gallagher on 0845 458 0000.