BENDIGO Gold star forward Justin Maddern has escaped injury after his Toyota Hilux was involved in a four-car crash near Strathfieldsaye this morning.
Two cars smashed head-on along Strathfieldsaye Road just after 8.30am with another two cars becoming caught up in the accident.
Bendigo Advertiser photographer Peter Weaving said the jaws of life were used to rescue one driver trapped in a vehicle.
An Ambulance Victoria spokesman said two people received minor injuries.
Paramedics, State Emergency Service and police attended the scene.
A Victoria Police spokeswoman said Strathfieldsaye Road from Guys Hill Road and Watsons Drive would be blocked until further notice.
More to come.