Mt Hotham fatal crash

A TRARALGON man has died in hospital following a crash near Mt Hotham on Sunday.

´╗┐Investigators believe the 57-year-old motorcyclist was travelling west on the Great Alpine Road between Mt Hotham and Harrietville when he lost control of his bike and collided with a car around 3pm. He was airlifted to the Royal Melbourne Hospital where he later died.

The driver of the car, a 66-year-old Paynesville man and his 68-year-old female passenger, escaped injury.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.