Four women dead in horror smash on country road after car ran off the road and hit a tree
- Accident occurred at Bochara, west of Melbourne
- Four women dead and one seriously injured
- Police appealing for witnesses
Four women are dead after a horror smash on a road in regional Victoria.
Emergency services were called to the scene at Bochara, three-and-a-half hours west of Melbourne, shortly after 9.30am on Saturday morning.
Victoria Police said a car carrying five people was travelling along Wannon-Nigretta Rd when the driver lost control of the vehicle and ran into a tree.
‘Four females, who are all yet to be formally identified, died at the scene,’ the police statement said.
‘Another female has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.’
The area around the crash scene has been cordoned off and traffic diversions are in police.
Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.
Police have asked anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone with dashcam footage to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000
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