Horror as a teenage girl, 19, is killed after the allegedly stolen Kia she was in crashed into a Mercedes – as police chase the driver accused of fleeing the scene and leaving her to die
- Woman killed after two cars crashed in western Melbourne
- Allegedly stolen Kia collided with a Mercedes SUV
- The driver of the Kia would have fled
A teenage girl has died after the allegedly stolen car she was traveling in collided with a Mercedes SUV.
Emergency services were called to Mahoneys Road in the Melbourne suburb of Thomastown at around 1:10am on Sunday after an allegedly stolen Kia Cerato and the Mercedes collided.
Police and paramedics began performing CPR on one of the passengers of the Cerato – a 19-year-old girl from Millpark – but she could not be resuscitated.
A female passenger, 21, of the Cerato and a man and woman, both in their 30s, of the Mercedes were taken to hospital with injuries.
A woman has died after the driver of the suspected stolen car she was traveling in fled the scene of the accident in Melbourne. Photo: Nine news
Investigators believe another person was driving the Cerato but left the scene before police arrived.
Mahoneys Road is expected to be closed until later Sunday morning while the scene is investigated.
Anyone who witnessed the collision, with information or dash cam visibility, is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
A Kia Cerato and a Mercedes SUV collided on Saturday evening. Photo: Nine News