Police Arrest Man After Fatal Collision In Yarck

Police have arrested a man following a fatal collision in Yarck today.

Investigators allege that a stolen white Ford Ranger collided with a motorcycle on Maroondah Highway about 4pm.

The rider of the motorcycle, who is yet to be formally identified, died at the scene.

The male driver allegedly dumped the Ford on a nearby street and fled on foot.

Police allege that the Ford was stolen from an address in Euroa earlier in the day.

A man was arrested after police extensively searched the area.

A 42-year-old Seymour man is currently assisting police with enquiries.

An investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, with dashcam footage or information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

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