Two women critical after Tambo Upper crash

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are appealing for witnesses following a serious crash in Tambo Upper yesterday.

Police believe a Mazda station wagon was travelling north along Tambo Upper Road towards Bruthen when it lost control, flipped onto its roof and crashed into a tree about 3.10pm on Saturday 23 May.

The front passenger in the vehicle, a 47-year-old Bruthen woman, suffered critical injuries and was airlifted to a hospital in Melbourne.

The rear passenger, a 20-year-old Lakes Entrance woman, also suffered critical injuries and was airlifted to a hospital in Melbourne.

The driver of the car, a 20-year-old Bruthen woman, suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the crash, has dashcam footage of the incident, or was in the area at the time to contact police.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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