El­derly Co­bram man dies in car crash

The Cobram Courier - - NEWS -

Po­lice are con­tin­u­ing to in­ves­ti­gate a col­li­sion which claimed the life of an el­derly Co­bram man on Fri­day af­ter­noon.

Emer­gency ser­vices were called to the col­li­sion shortly af­ter 4 pm and po­lice said in­ves­ti­ga­tors had been told two cars col­lided at the in­ter­sec­tion of Healy and Camp­bell Rds.

As a re­sult, a num­ber of roads around the area were closed to traf­fic un­til early evening.

The driver of one of the ve­hi­cles, be­lieved to be a man in his 80s, died at the scene.

The male driver of the other car sus­tained mi­nor in­juries and was treated at the scene.

In­ves­ti­ga­tions re­main on­go­ing.

Any­one who wit­nessed the col­li­sion or has any in­for­ma­tion is urged to con­tact Crime Stop­pers on 1800 333 000 or sub­mit a con­fi­den­tial crime re­port at www.crimestop­persvic.com.au

At the time, the death took the state’s road toll to 116, com­pared to 137 at the same time last year.

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