Fatal collision at Maryvale

POLICE are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision in Maryvale this morning.

Police said the collision, between a fully-loaded truck and a Holden sedan, occurred at the intersection of Maryvale and Traralgon West Rds just before 9am.

The driver of the car, believed to be a 52-year-old woman, died at the scene.

It is believed the female was driving along Traralgon West Rd and pulled out onto Maryvale Rd into the path of the truck.

The truck was unable to avoid the car. 

Traffic diversions are in place while police process the scene.