A 26-year-old man taken to Esperance Hospital after a serious crash north of Gibson

A 26-year-old Boulder man has been seriously injured after a car crash on Coolgardie-Esperance Highway on Thursday evening.

Esperance Police received the report about 9.00pm November 2, with emergency services attending the scene two kilometres north of Gibson.

Police said a 64-year-old male from Esperance was driving his Ford Falcon north before allegedly veering into the south bound lane and colliding with the 26-year-old’s Holden Commodore.

The driver of the Holden Commodore was taken by ambulance to Esperance Regional Hospital for treatment.

Esperance Police are currently investigating whether alcohol and speed were a factor in the incident.