Motorcyclist dies after Thomastown collision

Wednesday 27 April 2022 11:12am – 

A motorcycle rider has died after a collision in Thomastown this morning.

Emergency services were called to reports of the collision just after 9.30am on 27 April.

Investigators have been told the rider was travelling south on Edgars Road when he collided with a van turning right from Edgars Road onto the Metropolitan Ring Road.

The male rider, who is yet to be identified, died at the scene.

The male driver of the Hyundai van, a 22-year-old Whittlesea man, was not injured and is assisting police.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, with dashcam footage or further information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at

For the current provisional lives lost tally please see

Leading Senior Constable Kendra Jackson