Long weekend police operation

WELLINGTON Highway Patrol will conduct Operation Arid during the Labour Day long weekend, focusing on speed, fatigue and driver distraction.

Police are advising motorists to plan ahead, take rest breaks and drive to conditions.

POLICE are investigating following a two vehicle collision on the Princes Highway in Wurruk on Wednesday about 5.55pm.

A car was stationary in the middle refuge off Reid Drive waiting to turn right onto the Princes Highway when an east bound car reportedly ran into it.

The driver of the stationary vehicle, a Wurruk woman in her mid 30s, was taken to Sale hospital for observation.

The driver of the alleged offending vehicle, a Morwell woman in her late 50s, was taken to Sale hospital with minor injuries.