Horror long weekend on Victoria’s roads with four deaths, major road closed

Horror long weekend on Victoria’s roads with four deaths, major road closed

7th March 2021 Off By adpublisher

He has been bailed to appear at the Melbourne Magistrates Court on March 12.

Another motorcyclist died when he left the Kurrajong Gap Road in Bethanga, five kilometres from the NSW border in Victoria’s north-east, and crashed into a tree about 11.50am on Saturday.

The rider, who is yet to be formally identified, died at the scene. Police will prepare a report for the coroner.

A man died after he lost control of his car which rolled in Minyip overnight.

Emergency services were notified when a person came across the crash scene on the Stawell-Warracknabeal Road in Victoria’s north-west just after 1am on Sunday.

The driver, who is yet to be formally identified, was the sole occupant of the vehicle when it crashed.

Another man has died following a collision in Hazelwood North, south-east of Melbourne, at 9.30am on Saturday.

Investigators have been told two vehicles collided at the intersection of Jeeralang North Road and Hazelwood Road, with the sole occupant of one of the cars dying at the scene.

The driver of the second car was uninjured and stopped at the scene. The investigation into the exact circumstances of the crash is ongoing.