One dead in Flowerdale minibus collision

By: Jason Whittaker


A man has died and seven people were injured after a minibus collided with a tree on the Whittlesea Yea

A man has died and seven people were injured after a minibus collided with a tree on the Whittlesea Yea Road and Junction Road in Flowerdale, Victoria, yesterday morning (Sunday, August 9).

The bus was carrying ten passengers at the time of the collision.

Two people were air-lifted to hospitals in Melbourne in a critical condition with multiple injuries.

Another man was trapped for some time before emergency workers freed him.

No other vehicles were involved, police confirmed.

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