Passenger survives horrifying head-on crash that left driver dead in Victoria’s west

A WOMAN has survived a horrifying head-on crash which killed the driver of her car near Horsham, in Victoria’s west this morning.

Police say the man’s white sedan was travelling west along the Western Highway when it veered into the path of an east-bound truck at Drung shortly after 8am.

The male driver of the car, who is yet to be formally identified, died at the scene.


His female passenger miraculously escaped with only minor injuries.

The male truck driver was not injured.

The Western Highway is expected to remain closed at Drung for several hours, with diversions in place.

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