One Man Dead And One Woman Injured After Head-On Crash
One man has died and a woman has been injured following a head-on crash in regional Victoria.
The man was driving a white station-wagon when it collided with a silver Mercedes at around 4.10pm yesterday afternoon at Shepparton North.
Paramedics attempted to revive the man however, he died at the scene. The 50-year-old woman was transported to hospital with minor injuries.
Police Leading Senior Constable Lee Thomson said the man was behind the wheel of the station-wagon, driving down Barmah-Shepparton Road when the fatal incident occurred.
"A man has died after the station-wagon he was driving was involved in a collision," he said.
"It's understood the man received medical treatment on the scene but could not be saved."
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash but the man has not yet been formally identified.
This crash brings the Victorian death toll to 242 for this year.