Police lights on the top of a police car, Monday, August 29, 2016.
Police lights on the top of a police car, Monday, August 29, 2016.

Man remains critical after stabbing

A MAN has been taken to hospital after suffering a critical stab wound in Kowanyama last night.

Officers attended a residence on Kowanyama Street around 10.45pm where they located a 40-year-old man with a stab wound to the chest.

He was transported to hospital before being flown to Townsville Hospital.

A spokeswoman said he remained in a critical condition.

Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.