Fatal collision in Springvale South
Release date: Sun 30 March 2008
Last updated: Sun 30 March 2008
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a single vehicle collision in Springvale South last night.
The accident occurred at about 12:30 am at the intersection of Westall Road and Springvale Road.
Investigators believe that a Mazda 626 was being driven by a 20-year-old Hampton Park man along Westall Road.
Police believe that the driver has been unaware of the approaching intersection with Springvale Road, driven through and collided with a pole.
The driver was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.
His passenger, a 21-year-old Hampton woman, was taken to the Alfred Hospital in a serious but non-life-threatening condition.
Investigators are preparing a report for the coroner.
Any person that witnessed the accident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.crimestoppers.com.au
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Senior Constable Adam West