Police are investigating a fatal collision in Truganina in the early morning that killed one person.
Emergency services were called to Hopkins Road just after 5:30 a.m. following reports that two cars had collided.
The driver, a 26-year-old man from Aintree and the sole occupant of one of the vehicles, died at the scene.
The sole driver of the other vehicle, 71, was taken to Royal Melbourne Hospital in serious but stable condition with upper body injuries.
The exact circumstances of the collision are currently under investigation.
Investigators are asking anyone who witnessed the collision or has more information to contact :