Elderly woman dies in country Vic crash

Kaitlyn Offer
AAP

An elderly woman is dead after her car veered on to the wrong side of the road and crashed with another car in country Victoria.

The woman, aged in her 80s, was the only person in her car and died at the scene on the Bass Highway near Wonthaggi on Monday, police say.

It is the first death on Victorian roads for 2017.