Man charged following Oakleigh fatal collision

Thursday, 12 October 2017 23:19

Major Collision Investigation Unit (MCIU) detectives have charged a 20-year-old man following a fatal collision in Oakleigh earlier this week.

The 20-year-old was arrested at an address in Fulton Road in Blackburn South on Thursday evening.

A parole warrant was executed which ensures that the man will be immediately returned to prison.

At the same time MCIU detectives executed a charge and warrant on the man and he has been charged with culpable driving, dangerous driving causing death, fail to stop after collision with a fatality, fail to render assistance after fatal collision, theft of motor vehicle and drive whilst disqualified.

He will be presented before the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

Leading Senior Constable Adam West

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