Man killed attempting tram squeeze, pedestrian injured
A driver has died trying to squeeze past a tram in Preston.
The man accelerated trying to get in front of a tram when he clipped a parked car while travelling in-bound on Plenty Rd shortly after midnight.
He the veered left, smashing through the front brick fence of a home at the corner of Margaret Grove and Plenty Road.
The man died at the scene.
A pedestrian suffered minor injuries after being hit by flying shrapnel.
All lanes of Plenty Road are now open.