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Man dies after Epping collision

A man has died in hospital following a collision in Epping last night. Investigators have been told a blue station… A man has died in hospital following a collision in Epping last night.

Investigators have been told a blue station wagon was traveling south in High Street when it turned right and across the path of north-bound traffic.

The station wagon collided head-on with a yellow north-bound Holden sedan at about 6.20pm.

The male driver and sole occupant of a blue station wagon, believed to be a 53-year-old from Mernda, was taken to hospital with critical injuries and died this morning.

Two men and a woman from the yellow sedan were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The investigation into the crash continues.

Lives lost

2016: 116

2015: 102

Leading Senior Constable Adam West

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