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Fatal crash on Benalla-Yarrawonga Rd, one dead

One person has died in a single-car crash on Benalla-Yarrawonga Rd in Yarrawonga South. The car caught on fire, which spread to neighbouring paddocks.

November 30, 2012 8:00am

Police are at the scene of a fatal car crash in Yarrawonga South.

Investigators believe a car travelling on Benalla-Yarrawonga Rd left the road, went over an embankment and caught on fire.

The fire spread to neighbouring paddocks and approximately 120 acres was burnt.

The driver, and sole occupant, died at the scene.

Emergency services were alerted to the crash at 4am.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or visit

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