Police investigate Ellerslie fatal crash

Police are investigating a fatal crash in Ellerslie this afternoon.

Emergency services were called to Hopkins Highway following reports a Toyota utility had rolled into a tree about 2.15pm on 21 October.

The silver Toyota Hilux rolled down an embankment before impacting a tree beside the road.

The driver, a 24-year-old Traralgon woman, sadly died at the scene.

It is not known what time the accident occurred, and police are investigating the circumstances.

Investigators are appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash, saw the vehicle earlier in the day or has dashcam footage to come forward.

Anyone with information that could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

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