Victoria Police

12/12/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 12/12/2018 05:31

Pedestrian struck by bus in Ferntree Gully

A pedestrian has died after he was struck by a bus in Ferntree Gully tonight.

It is believed the pedestrian was struck by the bus on Burwood Highway just after 7.30pm.

The yet to be identified man died at the scene.

The bus driver is assisting police with their enquiries.

The exact cause of the incident is yet to be determined at this stage and will be investigated by Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Lives Lost

2018: 199

2017: 237

Belinda Batty

Media Officer