Western Ring Road Accident – An individual has died in an accident on a Melbourne turnpike where a truck and a van burst into blazes.
Police and crisis administrations were called to the impact on the M80 Ring Road around 11.20 am in Keilor Park.
Police said the truck and the van had impacted and afterward burst into flames.
The individual inside the van, who is yet to be distinguished, kicked the bucket at the scene.
The driver of the truck figured out how to escape from his lodge and was taken to the Royal Melbourne Hospital in a steady condition.
Vision caught from the mishap scene showed garbage of what had all the earmarks of being wood or cardboard heaved across the street.
Firemen were seen hosing down the wore out the truck, while smoke surged into the air.
The Department of Transport informed all paths concerning the M80 Ring Road had shut down not long before the Calder Freeway because of a truck fire.
Drivers have been encouraged to leave the interstate at Keilor Park Drive and return to the turnpike through the Calder Freeway.
The conditions of the crash are being scrutinized.