Police charge woman after fatal collision with cyclist in Lilliput

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives have charged a female driver following a collision which claimed the life of a cyclist in Lilliput yesterday.

Emergency services were called to the collision on Rutherglen-Springhurst Road about 8.20am on Friday 27 January.

Sadly, the 59-year-old female cyclist from Rutherglen died at the scene.

The driver of the car stopped at the scene and was interviewed by police.

The 22-year-old Rutherglen woman was charged with dangerous driving causing death.

She has been bailed to appear at Wodonga Magistrates’ Court on 31 January for a filing hearing.

Investigators would like anyone who was travelling along Rutherglen-Springhurst Road between 8am and 8.20am on Friday 27 January and who may have information about the collision or dashcam vision to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.auExternal Link.

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