Cyclist killed in Ravenswood

Police are currently investigating after a car collided with a cyclist at Ravenswood this evening, Victoria Police say.

It is believed a blue Commodore station wagon travelling east on Fogartys Gap Road collided with a cyclist near the Calder Highway about 6.25pm.

The male cyclist, who is yet to be formally identified, died at the scene.

The driver, a man aged in his 60s was arrested and is in custody.

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are on scene investigating the circumstances surrounding the collision and are keen to speak to any witnesses.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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