Fatal Crash at Heathcote Junction

Saturday, 1 May 2021 – 22:14.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal crash which occurred in Heathcote Junction this afternoon.

Investigators have been told a 43-year-old Benalla man was riding along Epping-Kilmore Road about 12.55pm.

He lost control of his red Victory motorcycle and crashed.

The rider was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries but later died.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, has dashcam footage or any other information that could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

For the current provisional lives lost tally, please see www.police.vic.gov.au/road-safety-0

Senior Constable Adam West
Media Officer