Police are investigating following a serious traffic crash at Mareeba this afternoon that has left a woman and boy with serious injuries.
Around 12.20pm emergency services were called to Byrnes Street following reports that a 42-year-old woman and a 10-year-old boy were struck by a vehicle.
The woman sustained serious head and internal injuries and was conveyed to Mareeba Hospital before being airlifted to Townsville Hospital, where she remains in a critical condition.
The boy also sustained serious internal injuries and was conveyed to Mareeba Hospital before being airlifted to Cairns Hospital, where he remains in a serious but stable condition.
The driver of the vehicle, a 29-year-old woman, was not physically injured.
Forensic Crash Unit are investigating.