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Teen In Wheelchair Killed In Maxi-Cab Crash

An 18-year-old man in a wheelchair has been killed in a crash involving a car and a maxi-cab in Melbourne’s south-east.

The 18-year-old was one of five people in the maxi-cab when it was hit by a turning car at Clayton about 8.40pm on Saturday, police said.

The collision occurred at the major intersection of Blackburn Rd and Wellington Rd in Clayton. Image: Google Maps

Both drivers escaped injury but three cab passengers were taken to hospital, where the 18-year-old died.

Anyone who saw the crash at the corner of Wellington and Blackburn roads is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.