AN 89-year-old man has been taken to hospital after he was involved in a crash while leaving his home.

Emergency services were called to the Esplanade, Pt Vernon about 11.45am after they received reports of a two-car crash.

Two people were involved in the Pt Vernon crash including an 89-year-old man.
Two people were involved in the Pt Vernon crash including an 89-year-old man. Inge Hansen

Initial reports suggested the man was exiting his driveway when the Toyota Camry collided with a ute.

A 50-year-old man was driving the ute which sustained no damage.

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The driver of the Toyota was taken to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.

Two people were involved in the Pt Vernon crash including an 89-year-old man.
Two people were involved in the Pt Vernon crash including an 89-year-old man. Inge Hansen
 


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