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Separate accidents leave two women in hospital


A woman has suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car at Smithfield.

The incident happened on Faculty Close just after 6pm.

Paramedics have taken the woman in her 20s to Cairns Hospital in a stable condition with a leg injury.

Meanwhile, another woman in her 20s has been hospitalised following a crash at Mareeba this morning.

It happened on Joyce Street around 3am, with the woman taken to Mareeba Hospital in a stable condition with minor injuries.