Serious traffic crash in Mossman Gorge, QLD

Police are investigating a serious traffic crash in Mossman Gorge yesterday, Queensland Police say.

Initial investigations indicate at around 11.50am a man riding a bicycle along Mossman Gorge Road has fallen over in front of bus travelling in the opposite direction.

The 76-year-old man from Port Douglas was transported to Mossman Hospital and later flown to Cairns Base Hospital in a critical condition.

A 65-year-old bus driver is assisting police with their investigations.

The Cairns Forensic Crash Unit are investigating.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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