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Police charge man following Waranga Shores fatality

Friday 17 March 2023 2:15pm

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives have charged a man following a fatal collision in Waranga Shores yesterday afternoon.

Investigators have been told a 4WD and a motorcycle collided on Rushworth-Tatura Road about 3pm.

The male rider of the motorcycle, a 61-year-old man from Lutana, Tasmania, died at the scene.

The driver of the 4WD, an 87-year-old man, has been charged with dangerous driving causing death.

The Nagambie man has been bailed to appear at the Shepparton Magistrates’ court on 24 March.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, with dashcam footage or further information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at Link .

For the current provisional lives lost tally please see Link .

Leading Senior Constable Kendra Jackson

Media Officer


Reviewed 17 March 2023