Driver dies in hospital following fatal crash at Lancefield

A man has died in hospital following a single vehicle crash which also claimed the life of a woman in Lancefield on Wednesday (13 February).

The 88-year-old from Sunbury was driving his silver Hyundai east on Three Chain Road when it’s believed the vehicle left the road and crashed into a tree about 2pm.

His passenger, an 87-year-old Sunbury woman died at the scene.

The man was airlifted to hospital with critical injuries but sadly died yesterday.

The exact cause of the crash remains under investigation and anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Lives Lost

2019: 45

2018: 25

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