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Motorcyclist dies

A DROUIN man died after his motorcycle collided with two vehicles at Mirboo North on Sunday.

Road block: emergency services divert traffic at Mirboo North on Sunday, after a motorcyclist was killed during a collision on Strzelecki Highway at the intersection with Darlimurla Road.

Police said the 57 year old was travelling north-east on the Strzelecki Highway when he crashed into the rear of a red Mitsubishi sedan waiting to turn into Darlimurla Road about 10.50am.

Police the motorcyclist then collided with a white Toyota four wheel drive travelling in the opposite direction, driven by a Leongatha man, who was not injured and stopped to help.

The driver of the Mitsubishi – a 19 year old woman from Mirboo North – was not injured and stopped to assist at the scene.

Two vehicles ahead of the motorcycle avoided the stationary car.

The Strzelecki Highway was closed between Mirboo North and Thorpdale for some time.

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

Short URL: http://thestar.com.au/?p=27511

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