Man airlifted to hospital after head-on crash in regional Victoria

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a serious head-on crash between a car and a tanker truck in regional Victoria.

The accident happened on the Murray Valley Highway at Wharparilla, near Echuca, around 9.45pm last night.

The driver and passenger of the car, both believed to be men aged in their 20s, were both rushed to hospital.


One of the occupants was airlifted in a critical condition.

The driver of the milk tanker suffered minor injuries.

He was taken to hospital for observation.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have information about the crash is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.