Motorcyclist dies after Bacchus Marsh collision

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist died following a collision in Bacchus Marsh this evening.

It is believed a man was riding a motorcycle south on Grant Street when he collided with a silver Subaru hatchback just after 6.30pm.

The motorcyclist, a 20-year-old Darley man, received life-threatening injuries and was air-lifted to hospital.

Sadly, he died a short time after.

The driver of the hatchback, a 28-year-old Bacchus Marsh woman was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision is ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or with dash cam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at

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