A 35-YEAR-OLD woman from Bayswater North tried to flee the scene of a car crash that left one man dead last night.
The woman was heading city-bound along Canterbury Road in Bayswater North when she attempted to turn right into Greenhill Road.
A 35-year-old Croydon man was travelling north-east on Canterbury Road when he was hit by the woman’s car.
He was airlifted to The Alfred hospital in a critical condition but died shortly after.
The woman was arrested as she attempted to flee the scene and was taken to the Royal Melbourne Hospital and treated for minor injuries.
Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.