Detectives are investigating a collision when a motorcycle was initially travelling along the shoulder of the South Gippsland Highway but then moved into the left lane and was struck by a vehicle in Tooradin yesterday.
It’s believed a male and female were riding a motorcycle in Rutters Reserve just after 7pm before making their way to the South Gippsland Highway.
The 16-year-old male rider was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries whilst the 18-year-old female passenger was taken to hospital in a critical condition.
The driver of the vehicle was not injured, and she is assisting police.
Anyone who has dashcam footage or any other information is urged to contact police.