A woman suffered life-threatening injuries in a car crash in Battle Creek this morning.

Police and medical workers responded to the intersection of Columbia and Helmer at around 3am.

Wreckage from two vehicles was blocking parts of the intersection and an Aero Med helicopter was landed in the Meijer store parking lot to airlift the critically injured woman to the hospital.

The other driver involved is expected to recover.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.