VICTORIA Police are investigating a crash which claimed the life of a man near Rose River.
Emergency services were called after reports a passer-by had encountered the scene on Upper Rose River Road.
A car was found upturned down an embankment at roughly 12.30pm on Saturday afternoon.
A male driver, the only occupant of the vehicle, was declared dead at the scene.
Police have yet to formally identify the driver of the car.
The exact cause of the crash is unknown, and the investigation is ongoing.
Police are urging anyone who witnessed the crash to contact Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000, or submit a confidential report at crimestoppersvic.com.au