Woman dies after New Year’s Eve Moorabool collision

A driver has died following a two-car collision in Moorabool on New Year’s Eve.

It is believed a blue Holden Astra was travelling east along Steiglitz Road about 10.30am when it collided with a white dual-cab ute carrying a trailer at the intersection of Geelong-Ballan Road.

As a result of the collision, the ute and trailer spun around into an embankment while the Astra veered into a paddock.

The 38-year-old female driver of the Astra was airlifted to hospital with critical injuries and passed away on 2 January.

Her male passenger was airlifted to hospital in a stable condition.

Both the male and female occupant of the ute sustained non-life threatening injuries and have been taken to hospital.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Provisional Lives Lost:

2019: 264

2018: 213

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