Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision which occurred in St Albans this evening.
Officers have been told a motorcycle was travelling in the citybound lanes of the Western Ring Road about 8pm.
Investigators believe the motorcycle has crashed into the rear of a Ford Ranger.
The rider of the motorcycle, believed to be a man in his 30s, died at the scene.
Police have spoken to the driver of the ute.
Anyone who witnessed the crash or who may have dash cam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.