The Major Collision Investigation Unit are investigating following a crash in Upper Ferntree Gully this morning (Saturday 27 June).
Investigators have been told a pedestrian was crossing Burwood Highway when he was struck by a BMW station wagon around 12.45am.
A yet to be identified man was treated by paramedics at the scene but has died as a result of his injuries.
The driver of the car stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries.
Anyone with information or dashcam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.
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