The driver’s condition is not known.
A spokesman for Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “We were alerted to a RTC on the M40 northbound between junctions 15 and 16.
“Two appliances from Leamington Spa attended and confirmed one car off roadway into ditch by side of motorway with one person trapped.
“Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment and small gear to release casualty into care of the ambulance service.
“Crews were alerted at 1.56pm and had returned to station by 3.50pm. Police and highways were also in attendance at this incident.”