A young girl has died and a woman is fighting for life after a collision at Irymple, near Mildura, on Saturday.
Police said the girl was a passenger in a car that was trying to cross the Calder Highway from Irymple Avenue.
Her vehicle collided with another car travelling north on the highway just before 5pm.
The girl was taken to Mildura Base Hospital but died on arrival.
The driver of the car she was in, an elderly woman, remains in hospital in a critical condition.
A man and woman in the other car were taken to hospital with moderate injuries.
The highway will remain closed until Sunday morning.
The girl’s death brings the state’s road toll to 236, compared with 237 for this time last year.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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