Man, 40, freed after trapped in car in Vic

Christine McGinn

A man has suspected arm, back and chest injuries after he was trapped in a car in a multi-vehicle collision on a busy road in Melbourne's southeast.

Paramedics were called to the crash near the intersection of the South Gippsland Highway and Princes Highway in Dandenong just before 7.30am on Wednesday.

The man in his 40s was freed and taken to The Alfred hospital.