Police responding to serious traffic crash at Gordonvale

Police are investigating a serious traffic crash at Gordonvale yesterday.

Around 4.30pm, an SUV was travelling northbound on the Bruce Highway at the Mulgrave River Bridge when it collided with a medium rigid truck travelling southbound.

The driver of the SUV, a 48-year-old woman from Brinsmead, was flown to Townsville with critical injuries. The two passengers, boys aged 11 and 13 were flown to Cairns Hospital suffering non-life threatening injuries.

The truck driver, a 54-year-old man from Flying Fish Point, was transported to Cairns with serious leg and internal injuries.

Forensic Crash Unit are investigating.

Anyone in the area with dash cam footage is urged to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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