Detectives from the Major Collision Investigation Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision in Clifton Springs this morning.
Police have been told the collision on Jetty Road, between a pedestrian and a car, occurred about 7.30am.
The pedestrian, a 79-year-old Clifton Springs man, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries where he later died.
The driver, a 37-year-old Curlewis man, stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries.
The exact circumstances surrounding the collision are yet to be determined and investigations are ongoing.
Police would like anyone who witnessed the collision or with dashcam footage, to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report via www.crimestoppersvic.com.au