TWO people have this afternoon been killed in a two-car collision on the Midland Highway at Avonmore, just north-east of Bendigo.
Police reportedly believe the vehicles collided head-on at around 1:15pm (AEDT)
The driver and passenger in one of the vehicles died at the scene whilst emergency services are treating the driver in the other vehicle and also working to free another passenger trapped in the wreckage.
ARTICLE CONTINUES AFTER THIS ADVERTISEMENT
The Midland Highway, south of Elmore, is expected to be closed for some time.