Cobram Courier Digital Edition

Man hurt in Hume crash


A 31-year-old Cobram man was taken to hospital under police guard following a collision on the Hume Fwy at Violet Town on Thursday, November 23.

Police responded to reports of a crash at Violet Town just before 11am.

Officers were told a silver

Mazda SUV collided with a truck on the Hume Fwy, lost control and rolled.

The driver was seen running from the scene into a nearby paddock when police arrived.

With the assistance of the Air Wing the Cobram man was located.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or with any information or CCTV/dash cam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at





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