A PERSON was trapped for 40 minutes after being involved in a four-car pile-up at Warrenheip on Thursday.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Eureka Street and Navigators Road just after 9am.
The person was taken to Ballarat Health Services Base Hospital with minor injuries.
Another occupant of a vehicle was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Five police units attended the scene and blocked Eureka Street, between Warrenheip Road and Leonards Road.
Eureka Street reopened at 11.30am.
Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of the crash.