Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal truck crash in Hattah last night.
Emergency services were called after the truck travelling on the Calder Highway, between Hattah-Robinvale Road and Old Calder Highway, left the road on Monday 12 October about 8:30pm.
The truck drove through the scrub before coming to rest near the railway line.
The b-double prime mover crashed into trees and ignited in flames, incinerating the cabin.
Sadly, the driver who is yet to be formally identified died at the scene.