Sunshine West man dies in accident


Tara Murray

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal crash in Sunshine West on Sunday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the intersection of Mernda and Mayne streets about 4.30pm after reports a car had struck a barrier.

The driver, an 89-year-old Sunshine West man, was transported to hospital but sadly died.

The exact circumstances surrounding the crash are yet to be determined and investigations remain ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the crash, has dash cam footage, or any other information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at