A woman has died after being diagnosed with complications from a car crash in Melbourne’s west.
Key points:A 24-year-old woman was taken to hospital after she was involved in a fatal crash in the CBDThe woman was transported to the hospital after suffering head injuriesShe died on ThursdayThe woman, whose name has not been released, was taken into intensive care in the emergency department at St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne on Thursday after sustaining head injuries in a crash in a busy intersection in the east.
Her husband was driving and was involved when he collided with a pedestrian at a junction in the city’s CBD just before 6pm on Friday.
The man died at the scene.
A 24 year-old female pedestrian was transported by ambulance to St Vincent St Vincent Hospital in the early hours of Thursday after she suffered head injuries.
“It was quite a traumatic event for the pedestrian,” Melbourne Police Detective Superintendent Chris O’Connell said.
“The woman suffered serious head injuries and is in intensive care with serious head trauma.”
She has died.
“The pedestrian was taken by ambulance from the scene to the Victoria Hospital in a critical condition.
The woman’s death is not being treated as suspicious.
The intersection of Main Street and the Arundel Street pedestrian crossing has been closed to traffic for about six hours.
There are no further details available at this stage.
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