Police responded to a fatal collision involving a pedestrian in Vermont this morning.
It is believed a male pedestrian was struck by a black station wagon travelling east along Canterbury Road about 2.30am.
The pedestrian, who is yet to be formally identified, sadly died at the scene.
The driver of the car, a 59-year-old Glen Waverley man, stopped at the scene and alerted emergency services.
He is now assisting police with enquiries.
Nunawading Highway Patrol will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or with dash cam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or file a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au
For the current lives lost tally see https://www.police.vic.gov.au/news