Source: State of Victoria Police
Thursday, 4 March 2021 05:20
Police are appealing for witnesses following a car and caravan fire in Mansfield this morning.
Investigators believe a black Toyota Land Cruiser towing a bright green ski boat on a black trailer overtook a silver Subaru Forester towing a Scenic Galaxy caravan on Mansfield-Woods Point Road about 11.15am.
It is believed the Subaru was forced off the roadway and the car and caravan burst into flames.
The male driver of the car, a 73-year-old Weir Views man and his female passenger, a 71-year-old Weir Views woman received serious injuries and were air-lifted to hospital.
It is believed the black Toyota Land Cruiser overtook up to 8 cars prior to this incident.
Sergeant Megan Stefanec