Pedestrian dies in Newborough

Police are investigating after a pedestrian died in Newborough last night (26 January).

It appears the pedestrian was lying on Monash Road when struck by a vehicle at 11.40pm.

Police and paramedics performed CPR on the pedestrian however, the 39-year-old man from Newborough died at the scene.

The driver, a 59-year-old man from Yallourn North, stopped to render assistance and was not injured.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at

Provisional Lives Lost:

2020: 16

2019: 16

Sergeant Cameron Scott


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