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Man dies in motorcycle collision at Shepparton East

By Shepparton News

A man has died and another was being airlifted to hospital following a motorcycle collision in Shepparton East this morning.

Police believe two motorbikes collided on Coach Rd near the Midland Highway just after 12.30am.

One male rider, who police said was yet to be formally identified, died at the scene.

The other rider, a male teenager, sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The exact circumstances of the collision are yet to be established and the investigation remains ongoing.

Coach Rd was this morning closed southbound between the Midland Highway and Channel Rd.

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives were this morning on their way to the scene.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, has dash cam footage or may have seen the two bikes prior to the collision is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au