Melbourne Woman Killed In Freak Accident
A woman has died in unusual circumstances following a crash in Melbourne's east.
Police say the 52-year-old woman's Ford Falcon collided with another vehicle on Mill Avenue, Forest Hill just before 4pm Monday afternoon.
After driving a short distance the Croydon woman stopped the vehicle, got out of the car and looked back at the crash scene.
She then attempted to reverse her car with the driver door still ajar and had no seatbelt on.
As she accelerated, she was thrown from the vehicle.
She suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.
Her death brings the state’s road toll to 190, 59 deaths higher than at the same time last year.