Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are investigating following a pedestrian being struck by a car in Lakes Entrance this afternoon.
Investigators believe a female pedestrian was struck by a Nissan Tiida on Myer Streets about 1.40pm.
The driver of the vehicle, a 37-year-old Lakes Entrance woman, stopped and is assisting police with their enquiries.
The 83-year-old Lakes Entrance woman was airlifted to hospital with life threatening injuries but sadly died en route.
Anyone who witnessed the collision, has dash cam footage or any other information that could assist police with their enquiries is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au
For the current lives lost tally see https://www.police.vic.gov.au/news