Man Dies After Essendon North Collision

A man has died following a collision in Essendon North earlier this week.

Emergency services were called to Mount Alexander Road, where a pedestrian was allegedly struck by a vehicle, just after 1.30pm on Monday, 17 June.

The pedestrian, an 84-year-old Essendon man, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries where he later died.

The driver of the 4WD was arrested at the scene.

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives charged the 47-year-old Keilor Park man with dangerous driving causing serious injury and unlicensed driving following the collision.

He will appear before Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Monday 24 June.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, with dashcam/CCTV footage or information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at

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