Car and tram collide in Coburg

Emergency services attended a collision between a car and a tram in Coburg this evening.

It’s believed the collision occurred on Sydney Road just before 6.30pm with six occupants of the car initially trapped.

All were eventually freed and taken to hospital, two in a critical condition, two in a serious condition and two with non-life-threatening injuries.

All passengers on the tram and, the driver, were assessed at the scene and were not injured.

The exact cause of the collision is being investigated.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who has dashcam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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