Witness appeal following Fawkner collision

Thursday 25 August 2022 6:28pm – 

Fawkner Highway Patrol officers are investigating a four-truck collision in Fawkner today that has left a driver in a critical condition.

It’s believed a truck was overtaken by a dark-coloured Range Rover about 1pm on the Western Ring Road inbound.

The driver of the Range Rover then braked in front of the truck, causing that truck and three others to collide just near the Sydney Road overpass.

The Range Rover left the scene of the collision and is yet to be located at this stage.

The male driver of one of the trucks was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries where he remains in a critical condition.

No one else was seriously injured.

Anyone who has dashcam footage or any other information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au