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Drink driver drives wrong way on Western Fwy, hits car and keeps going

A Maddingley man has been arrested overnight after a bizarre incident on the Western Freeway - and blowing more than twice the legal blood-alcohol...

Aintree woman allegedly found with gun & drugs

A woman from the Melton suburb of Aintree has faced court overnight on drugs and firearms charges. The 47-year-old is accused of possessing a handgun...

Woman with baby injured during Ballan burglary

Bacchus Marsh detectives are investigating an aggravated burglary on a home behind a Ballan fruit shop which left a woman with lacerations from smashed...

Coroner calls for brain research after Danny Frawley’s Millbrook death

** Some readers may find the details of this story disturbing ** The State Coroner says research into the impact of contact sport on the...

Fatal farm explosion near Mt Cottrell

Police have confirmed that a man has died after an explosion in the Melton suburb of Fieldstone. The man was working at a Troups Road...

Woman trapped under tractor for hours

** This is a breaking news story and details may be subject to change ** MONDAY UPDATE - Worksafe has since confirmed the accident happened...

Moorabool moves to stage 4 for first time

The entire state of Victoria will move to stage-4 COVID19 restrictions between 11.59pm tonight (Friday) and 11.59pm Wednesday. It will be the first time the...

Accused pleads guilty to manslaughter after Maddingley hit-run

A murder charge has been dropped against the 31-year-old Bacchus Marsh man accused of the hit-run death of a Werribee motorcyclist on Woolpack Rd. Damien...

Motorcyclist fatality on Western Fwy

A motorcyclist has crashed into a barrier and died in an accident on the Western Freeway at Rockbank. The 11.50am incident - on the Melbourne-side...

Alleged Maddingley leadfoot causes impoundment of someone else’s car

A 48-year-old Maddingley driver is facing multiple charges after a radar gun detected him at 128kmh on the Western Ring Rd last night (Saturday). Brimbank...

Hunt for offenders after Taz-like crimewave

Police have described the effect of a Ballan/Gordon/Mt Egerton crime-spree as “a bit like the Tasmanian Devil”. No offenders – or Looney Tunes characters –...

Search for missing blind woman in Melton

** This is a breaking news story and details may be subject to change ** Melton police and SES personnel are searching in wet conditions...

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