Motorcyclist hit at West Melbourne

Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage following a collision in West Melbourne which has left a man with serious injuries today (February 28).

Emergency services were called to Footscray Road at 5.10am after reports of a motorcyclist on the road.

The 29-year-old man was treated by paramedics on scene and taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Police believe a white, early 2000s model Mitsubishi van, with registration plates WWX576, was seen leaving the scene travelling south on the Citylink, over the Bolte Bridge towards Port Melbourne.

The vehicle has damage to the front left side, which includes a missing headlight.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has dashcam footage or information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at

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