Man dies in crash near Lochiel

November 29, 2015 10:38pm


In other sad news, police say a motorcyclist has died of his injuries after coming off his bike at a track event near Mt Gambier on the weekend.

Emergency services rushed to the McNamara Park motorcycle track at 11.20am on Saturday after a motorcyclist crashed at a track day organised by Mt Gambier Motor Cycle Club.

A Fitzroy man, 54, was taken to the Mt Gambier Hospital before being flown to Flinders Medical Centre in a critical condition. He later died in hospital, police said in a statement.

Police are investigating the crash and will prepare a report for the coroner.