Woman dies in hospital after multi vehicle crash in Melbourne’s west

A woman has died in hospital following a multi vehicle crash in Melbourne’s West yesterday.

The crash happened on Ballarat Road at Albion just before 6pm.

Police say a Ford Laser had attempted to change lanes when it clipped a Toyota Camry and lost control.


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The Ford then mounted a median strip and crossed onto the wrong side of the road where it collided head on with a ute.

The driver of the Ford, a 47-year-old Roxburgh Park woman, was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Sadly, she succumbed to her injuries and died overnight.

The driver of the ute, a 61-year-old St Albans man, received minor injuries, while the driver and passenger of the Camry escaped uninjured.

As investigations continue, police are calling on witnesses to come forward and contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.