A WOMAN was lucky to escape serious injury after her car hit a light pole and a tree in central Warrnambool.
The woman was driving a Nissan X-Trail west on Raglan Parade when police said she blacked out on Wednesday.
The woman and two children were taken to Warrnambool Base Hospital for observation.
Police said the woman was obviously shaken up by the accident.
Police and emergency services were called to the incident at 3.30pm.