• Hannah Phillips

Update: Fatal Crash Balaklava

Roads have been reopened following a fatal crash at Balaklava this afternoon.

Just after 2.20pm, police and emergency services were called to Railway Terrace after a car collided with a parked car.

The driver and sole occupant of the car a 61-year-old local man sadly died at the scene.

Railway Terrace was closed for several hours but has since been reopened.

Major Crash Investigators attended the scene and are investigating whether a medical episode contributed to the crash.

The man's death takes the State's road toll to 36, compared to 32 at the same time last year.