Police are appealing for public assistance following a fatal traffic crash in Mossman early this morning, Queensland Police say.
At around 4:45am a member of the public located a male pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle on Junction Road in Mossman.
Emergency services attended and the 24-year-old Trinity Beach man was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Police are looking for a black coloured car with damage to one of its headlights which they believe may have been involved in the incident.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously.