A MAN is dead after the car he was driving left the road and slammed into a tree in regional Victoria last night.
The accident occurred along Chanters Lane at Fern Hill around 11.15pm.
Police said a 4WD was travelling south when for unknown reasons the driver lost control.
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The vehicle left the road and hit a tree before flipping onto its roof.
The driver, believed to be a man aged in his 30s, sustained life-threatening injuries and sadly died at the scene.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are continuing.