The red Holden left the road at about 8:10pm last night and crashed into the embankment at the corner of Progress Road and Ryans Road. The vehicle was extensively damaged and burst into flames.
The driver died at the scene and is yet to be formally identified.
Police from Greensborough Highway Patrol are investigating and are appealing for anyone who witnessed the red Holden before or at the time of the crash, or with further information, to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or visit www.crimestoppersvic.com.au
If you need to talk to someone about how you feel as a result of road trauma, call Beyond Blue, Lifeline 13 11 14 or, if life is in danger, emergency 000.