A truck driver has died after crashing into a tree in rural Victoria.
Wodonga police are investigating the collision at Sandy Creek in the state’s north-east just after 3.30pm on Saturday.
The truck was travelling in Cemetery Lane when it left the road and struck a tree.
The driver, who was the sole occupant, died at the scene.
Police are investigating the exact circumstances leading up to the smash.
The death brings the number of lives lost on the state’s roads to 85, compared with 58 this time last year.
Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.