Police are yet to reveal the details of a person that has died following a two-vehicle collision approximately 1km west of Bundalong last night.
Investigators have been told a ute was travelling along the Murray Valley Highway about 7.15pm when it swerved onto the opposite side of the road into the path of an oncoming truck.
The ute burst into flames, with the driver and sole occupant dying at the scene.
The driver of the truck was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The Murray Valley Highway was closed at McPhails Road and Boomahnoomoonah Road for several hours.
Anyone with information or who witnessed the collision is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au