Horror as teen girl, 19, is killed after the allegedly stolen Kia she was in smashed into a Mercedes – as cops hunt the driver accused of fleeing the scene and leaving her to die
- Woman killed after two cars crashed in Melbourne’s west
- Allegedly stolen Kia collided with a Mercedes SUV
- Driver of the Kia allegedly fled the scene
A teenage girl has died after the allegedly stolen car she was travelling in crashed into a Mercedes SUV.
Emergency services were called to Mahoneys Road in the north Melbourne suburb of Thomastown about 1.10am on Sunday after an allegedly stolen Kia Cerato and the Mercedes collided.
Police and ambulance crews started performing CPR on one of the passengers of the Cerato – a 19-year-old girl from Mill Park- but she could not be revived.
A female passenger, 21, from the Cerato and a man and a woman, both aged in their 30s, from the Mercedes were taken to hospital with injuries.
A woman has died after the driver of the allegedly stolen car she was travelling in fled the scene of its crash in Melbourne. Picture: Nine News
Investigators believe another person was driving the Cerato but left the scene before police arrival.
Mahoneys Road is expected to be closed until later on Sunday morning while the scene is examined.
Anyone who witnessed the collision, with information or dashcam vision is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
A Kia Cerato and a Mercedes SUV collided on Saturday evening