A crash in Kitchener left a vehicle on its side and leaning against a house, with its driver trapped.

It happened around 1 p.m. Friday on Idle Creek Drive, in the Fairway Road and Lackner Boulevard area.

Emergency crews were able to free the 82-year-old driver by cutting open the roof of the vehicle.

She was taken to hospital for treatment. Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Police say they are investigating the cause of the crash, and do not believe either alcohol or excessive speed are contributing factors.