Driver killed after car leaves highway in hits tree in regional Victoria

A man has died after the car he was driving left the road and collided with a tree in regional Victoria.

Police said a blue Ford sedan crashed into a tree on the side of the Northern Highway at Elmore, north-west of Bendigo, just after 12.30am this morning.

The driver and sole occupant of the car died at the scene.


The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.

Investigators urge anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.