Police lay charges after fatal collision in Lakes Entrance

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives have charged a woman following a fatal collision in Lakes Entrance yesterday (8 August).

An 83-year-old female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Myer Street about 1.40pm.

The Lakes Entrance woman was airlifted to hospital with life threatening injuries but died en route.

The driver of the vehicle, a 37-year-old Lakes Entrance woman, has been charged with culpable driving causing death.

She has been remanded to appear in Sale Magistrates’ Court on 10 August.

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