Following a horrific multi-vehicle car accident in Gippsland, one person has passed away and a youngster is in a critical condition.
On Tuesday at 3:49 p.m. in Glengarry, a collision involving three vehicles and seven individuals took place at Traralgon-Maffra Road and Farmers Road.
One of the drivers, a 35-year-old Glengarry guy, passed away right there on the spot.
His passenger, a six-year-old boy, was evacuated to the hospital with upper body injuries and is currently in a critical condition.
The driver of the second vehicle, a 22-year-old Traralgon resident with minor injuries, was brought to Traralgon Public Hospital.
He is helping the police with their inquiry.
The third vehicle’s four occupants were all unharmed.
According to Victoria Police, “the precise cause of the collision is yet unknown and the investigation is ongoing.”
Crime Stoppers is asking anyone with knowledge on the collision to get in touch.