Victim was trapped until firefighters cut door off

A woman was injured in a single-car accident east of Taft Tuesday morning.

She suffered minor to moderate injuries, according to firefighters.

Her identity was not immediately available.

The crash happened about 9 a.m. on Airport Road between East Cedar Street and East Ash. The woman's car was southbound on Airport when it went off the west side of the roadway and overturned, landing on its wheels.
Kern County firefighters had to cut the driver's door off to free her from the wrecked car.

She was taken by ground ambulance to Kern Medical Center for treatment.

Taft Police are investigating the crash.