Man dies in hospital after two car crash near Melbourne

A man has died following a two-car crash southwest of Melbourne on Wednesday.

The crash occurred on High Street, near the corner of Watson Street, in Belmont around 6pm.

The 87-year-old male driver of one of the cars was critically injured.


He was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Sadly, police confirmed he died from his injuries in hospital today.

The male driver of the other car was not injured.

The exact cause of the collision is being investigated

Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.