A man has died after his motorcycle collided with a utility near Bushfield in the states south west earlier this morning.
It is believed the rider was travelling north on the Hopkins Highway when he collided with a Holden Rodeo utility at 7am.
The rider, a man aged in his 40s, died at the scene.
The driver of the utility is assisting police with their enquiries.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au
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