Beveridge woman dies in fatal collision

By Molly Magennis

A 25-year-old Beveridge woman has died in a fatal collision in Avondale heights.

Emergency services were called to the intersection of Wood Street and Military Road yesterday afternoon after reports of a collision between a car and motorbike.

The woman, who was a pillion passenger on the bike, died at the scene while the 24-year-old rider was taken to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition.

The 70-year-old driver of the car stopped at the scene and was not physically injured.

Police have interviewed the man and he was released pending further enquiries.

Police are appealing for witnesses of the collision or for anyone who may have dash cam footage of the vehicle prior to the collision. If you have any information you can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a report online at