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AustraliaFalling tree kills man and boy in their car on Monbulk Road, Sherbrooke

00:15  15 july  2019
00:15  15 july  2019 Source:   abc.net.au

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Falling tree kills man and boy in their car on Monbulk Road, Sherbrooke © Provided by Australian Broadcasting Corporation Almost 30 millimetres of rain has fallen in the Dandenong Ranges over the past 24 hours. (Flickr: Kathie M. Thomas)

A man and a boy are dead after a tree fell onto their car in the Dandenong Ranges, in Melbourne's outer east.

The 46-year-old man and 10-year-old boy were travelling along Monbulk Road in Sherbrooke when their vehicle was crushed by a falling gum tree shortly after 5:30pm yesterday.

The pair, who are believed to be from Cockatoo, died at the scene.

They are both yet to be formally identified.

Knox Highway Patrol officers spent several hours at the scene last night.

A single bouquet of flowers marked the scene this morning.

Almost 30 millimetres of rain has fallen in the Dandenong Ranges over the past 24 hours.

Investigators will examine whether wet weather played a part in the deaths.

Police will prepare a report for the coroner.

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