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Tragedy as good Samaritan who stopped to help a dying motorcyclist is hit by a car in Melbourne

Tragedy as woman, 26, who stopped to help a dying motorcyclist is struck by a passing vehicle and killed just metres from a Melbourne hospital

  • Two people have died tragically after a freak accident on Monday evening  
  • A motorcyclist who’s motorbike collided with an Audi passed away on scene 
  • A female pedestrian who tried to help motorcyclist was hit by vehicle and died

A Good Samaritan who stopped to help a dying motorcyclist has been killed after being hit by another vehicle, just metres from a hospital.

Both the 36-year-old male motorcycle rider, who collided with an Audi, and the 26-year-old female pedestrian who stopped to help him died at the scene.

Emergency services were called to the intersection at Boronia Rd and Amesbury Ave in Wantirna, Melbourne, just after 10pm on Monday.

A Good Samaritan who stopped to help a dying motorcyclist has been killed after being hit by another vehicle, just metres from a hospital

Both the 36-year-old male motorcycle rider, who collided with an Audi, and the 26-year-old female pedestrian who stopped to help him died at the scene

Both the 36-year-old male motorcycle rider, who collided with an Audi, and the 26-year-old female pedestrian who stopped to help him died at the scene

Just minutes after the first crash, a female pedestrian who witnessed the collision and tried to help the dying motorcycle rider was struck by another vehicle.

Other drivers stopped to help the female pedestrian and are currently assisting police with their inquiries.

Detectives from the major collision unit are also investigating the two crashes.

Police told Nine News ‘all parties involved’ stopped to offer assistance.

Investigators remained at the scene on Tuesday morning to clear debris from the road.

Just minutes after the first crash, a female pedestrian who witnessed the collision and tried to help the dying motorcycle rider was struck by another vehicle

Just minutes after the first crash, a female pedestrian who witnessed the collision and tried to help the dying motorcycle rider was struck by another vehicle

The incident occurred at the intersection of Boronia Rd and Amesbury Ave (pictured) in Wantirna in Melbourne - just metres away from a hospital

The incident occurred at the intersection of Boronia Rd and Amesbury Ave (pictured) in Wantirna in Melbourne – just metres away from a hospital

 

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