A 14-month-old toddler has died after being hit by a car in regional Victoria.
Police say the child was hit in the slip lane of High Street in the Bendigo suburb of Kangaroo Flat about 7.30pm on Wednesday.
The toddler was rushed to hospital with critical injuries but later died.
The driver, a 56-year-old man from Maiden Gully, stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their inquires.
Witnesses or anyone who has dashcam footage or other information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.