Police are currently attending a fatal two-car collision in Talbot.
It is believed two vehicles collided head-on on Ballarat-Maryborough Road just before 9am this morning.
The driver of one of the vehicles, who is yet to be formally identified, died at the scene.
The male passenger of that vehicle has been conveyed to hospital by road ambulance with minor injuries.
The driver of the other vehicle has been airlifted to hospital in a critical condition.
The exact circumstances surrounding the collision are yet to be determined. Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives will be deployed to the scene.
Anyone who witnessed the crash, 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.auExternal Link.