Man dies after Stawell crash

A man has died after his motorcycle struck a pole in Stawell this morning.

Police have been told the rider was travelling along Sloane Street when it appears, he lost control and crashed into a telegraph pole about 12.10am.

The rider, a 24-year-old from Stawell, sadly died at the scene.

It’s not believed any other vehicle was involved in the incident.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have dashcam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at

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2020: 118

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