Rider dies on Monash Fwy

Police closed the Heatherton Rd exit ramp after a motorcycle rider died in a crash on Monash Freeway, Doveton. Picture: VIC TRAFFIC

A motorbike rider has died in a crash on Monash Freeway in Doveton.

The rider, who is yet to be formally identified, reportedly struck a pole near Heatherton Road about 7.50am on Friday 10 December.

Police are investigating the crash.

“The exact circumstances surrounding the collision are yet to be determined,” a spokesperson said.

The freeway’s city-bound exit ramp at Heatherton Road was closed following the crash.

Any information or dash-cam footage to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.vic.com.au