Fatal collision in Mount Cottrell


Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision in Mount Cottrell on Tuesday, February 27.

It’s believed a Holden Commodore and a Holden Cruz collided on Faulkners Road just after 9am.

The driver of the Commodore, a 45-year-old Hoppers Crossing woman, was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the Cruz, a 42-year-old Tarneit woman, was flown to hospital with life-threatening-injuries where she sadly later died.

The exact circumstances surrounding the collision are yet to be determined and investigations remain ongoing.

Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.