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Driver dies in Nagambie crash

Appealing for information: Police are investigating a fatal crash on Mullers Rd, Nagambie on Thursday, January 20. Photo by Rodney Braithwaite

Police are investigating a fatal crash in Nagambie on Thursday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to Mullers Rd about 3.20pm following reports a car had crashed into a tree and caught fire.

The driver of the car was unable to be saved.

A community message was issued by VicEmergency at 3.30pm, saying a grassfire on Mullers Rd was travelling in a westerly direction.

Half an hour later a further message advised the fire was under control and firefighters would remain at the scene for some time.

The exact circumstances surrounding the crash are yet to be determined and investigations are ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the crash, has dash-cam footage or any information that could assist police is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au