Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal crash which occurred in Tanybryn this afternoon.
Investigators have been told a Holden sedan was travelling along Forrest-Apollo Bay Road about 2.20pm.
The driver lost control of the car which left the road and crashed into a tree.
Emergency services attended and transported the driver and only occupant, believed to be a man in his 60s, to hospital.
Unfortunately the man died en route and the crash is under investigation.
Anyone who witnessed the crash or with further information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au