Good Samaritan killed when helping change a tyre in Victoria

A man has been tragically hit by a car and killed on a Victorian Highway, when he stopped to help someone change a flat tyre.

The 55-year-old from Rosedale pulled over on the Princes Highway in Flynn around 8.30 this morning to help his fellow motorist.

An approaching car has then fatally struck the man, who sadly died at the scene.


The driver of the car, a 23-year-old Rosedale man, stopped immediately and is assisting police with their enquiries.

Victorian Police have confirmed investigations are ongoing, with the exact circumstances surrounding the collision yet to be determined.