Tag Archives: Victoria Police Major Collision Investigation Unit

Ring Road Crash

September 25th, 2016 Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding a serious crash on the Western Ring Road at Keilor East this morning. Officers have been told a black Mercedes sedan was travelling east along the highway … Continue reading

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MAN DIES IN CRASH – Sunday July 28 2013

– A man died and another was left nursing serious injuries after a two-car collision in Gippsland on Friday night. Detectives from the Major Collision Investigation Unit believe a 70-year-old man died instantly when a Ford Focus hatch travelling east … Continue reading

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COP WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE BY ACCIDENT – Friday July 26 2013

– Is there a statute of limitations on police corruption? Now that Detective Senior Sergeant Jeff Smith has finally quit “the job”, he’s decided to come clean about something that happened in 1985. Smith was in the Major Crime Squad, … Continue reading

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NEWLYWED JAILED AFTER KILLING HUSBAND WHILE DRINK-DRIVING – Friday April 12 2013

– A woman whose husband of three months was killed in a road accident after she drank alcohol and sped along a Melbourne street has been jailed for one year. Tanya Lee Mitchell, 26, sobbed throughout her sentence hearing on … Continue reading

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GIRL RUN DOWN ON FOOTPATH – Friday March 29 2013

– A teenage girl walking home along a footpath has been struck and killed by an out-of-control truck in Richmond. Police are investigating the circumstances that led to the girl, 14, being run down as she walked along the city … Continue reading

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CHILD DRIVEWAY DEATHS PROMPT SAFETY CAMPAIGN – Wednesday January 23 2013

– A coroner says the tragic deaths of three toddlers run over in driveway accidents has been the catalyst for concerted efforts by authorities across Australia to stop more children being killed. Coroner John Olle said on Tuesday there was … Continue reading

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PASSENGER KILLED AS CAR PLOUGHS INTO TREE – Sunday December 30 2012

– Police say speed and alcohol may have contributed to a horror crash that left a man dead in Hoddle Street yesterday. Two men were in a Mitsubishi Magna that clipped the  rear of a four-wheel-drive at traffic lights near … Continue reading

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AUSSIE DREAM LOST IN AN INSTANT – Thursday December 27 2012

– Raza Hussain escaped the Taliban and endured an asylum boat tragedy to celebrate his first “Aussie-style” Christmas this year with his wife and young family. But the devoted father of five’s cherished new life ended abruptly when his taxi … Continue reading

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CAR CRASH TRAGEDY

– The family of a woman who sped towards oncoming freeway traffic before a horrendous crash have told of their grief at the tragedy. They said Sarah Houlihan  – one of five people to die in Saturday morning’s smash – … Continue reading

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HIT-RUN CHARGES LAID – Monday December 3 2012

– A man has been charged after a hit-run incident that left a motorcyclist fighting for his life. Police allege the Pakenham man, 22, was driving a white Toyota coupe when it collided with the motorcycle in Dandenong on Friday. … Continue reading

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