THE south-bound lane of the Hume Freeway north of Euroa has been closed tonight as emergency services respond to a fatal car crash.
It is believed the car left the Hume Freeway, crashed into a tree and burst into flames.
The yet to be identified driver died at the scene.
The crash caused a grass fire between the two Euroa exits.
Firefighters now have the blaze under control.
More details to come.