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Investigations continue into deadly truck crash west of Ballarat


Police are investigating a fatal collision at Carranballac, 65Klm west of Ballarat, yesterday afternoon.

Emergency Services were called to the Glenelg Highway following reports three trucks had been involved in a collision just after 5pm.

One of the truck drivers, a yet to be formally identified man, died at the scene.

The two other truck drivers were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

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

Anyone who witnessed the crash or with dash cam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report via

The road will be closed for some time.