POLICE are currently at the scene of a fatal traffic crash on Beechmont Road, Beechmont.
Initial investigations suggest just after 12pm today a motorcycle has crashed and slid down an embankment.
A man believed to be in his 30's was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The road is currently closed in both directions and motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.
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