Alleged Dangerous Driver Has Charges Upgraded Following Victim’s Death

March 6, 2023 12:56 pm in by

Police are reviewing an investigation of a two-car collision in Kyneton on January 14, which has now turned fatal.

It’s alleged a car sped away from police just after 4pm in mid-January, before colliding with another vehicle, occupied by two others.

One of the occupants, a 75-year-old Kyneton man, died over the weekend.

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A 38-year-old Heidelberg West driver has had his charges upgraded to dangerous driving causing death.

He has been remanded in custody to appear before the Bendigo Magistrate Court on Thursday.

A report is being prepared for the Coroner.