A woman has died following a head-on collision in Stewarton on Tuesday night.
Investigators believe a Holden Commodore and Holden Captiva collided on the Midland Hwy in Stewarton, near Benalla, just after 10.30pm.
The driver of the Commodore, a Craigieburn woman, 39, died at the scene.
The driver of the Captiva, a Benalla man, 66, was flown to Melbourne with life-threatening injuries.
Police are investigating the cause of the collision.
The woman’s death brings the total lives lost in Victoria this year to seven, four more than the same time last year.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is urged to phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit an online report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au