Scooter rider seriously injured in Mossman crash
A scooter rider has a nasty head injury, following a crash at Mossman Gorge overnight.
Emergency crews were called to Coral Sea Drive around 5.30pm yesterday evening.
Paramedics reported the incident as a motorbike crash, but police say it was a scooter.
A man in his 50s suffered serious head injuries in the incident.
He has since been taken to Mossman Hospital via ambulance, before a rescue helicopter transferred the patient to Cairns Hospital for further treatment.
Police could not confirm reports the man hadn't been wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
A spokesperson says they are investigating the incident.