Three injured in crash with tractor

POLICE are seeking witnesses to a collision on the Sale-Heyfield Rd, Denison about 10am on Thursday, March 14.

Police believe a tractor was turning into a farm driveway when it was overtaken by a red twin-cab Holden Colorado utility, which clipped the tractor’s front left wheel and spun into a culvert full of water.The utility was extensively damaged and its occupants had to be cut free.

Two female passengers, about 30 years of age, were airlifted to Melbourne and the male driver, in his mid

30s was taken to Latrobe Regional Hospital before being transferred to Melbourne.Police would like to speak to the driver of a vehicle that may have passed the tractor on the Sale Heyfield Rd about10am and any other witnesses to the collision.

Witnesses are asked to phone Senior Constable Kronk of Wellington Highway Patrol on 5143 5000.