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Elderly Cobram man dies in car crash

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June 30, 2017

Police are continuing to investigate a collision which claimed the life of an elderly Cobram man on Friday afternoon.

Police are continuing to investigate a collision which claimed the life of an elderly Cobram man on Friday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the collision shortly after 4pm and police said investigators had been told two cars collided at the intersection of Healy and Campbell Rds.

As a result, a number of roads around the area were closed to traffic until early evening.

The driver of one of the vehicles, believed to be a man in his 80s, died at the scene.

The male driver of the other car sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

Investigations remain ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800333000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

At the time, the death took the state’s road toll to 116, compared to 137 at the same time last year.

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