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Car drives off the edge of a cliff along Victoria's Great Ocean Road 

A car travelling along Victoria's Great Ocean Road has driven off the edge of a cliff and into the water.  

Emergency services were called to the scene at Lorne, two hours south-west of Melbourne, at about 1.20pm on Wednesday. 

'Investigators have been told a car travelling on the Great Ocean Road left the roadway and veered over a cliff into the ocean,' Victoria Police said in a statement.

A car travelling along Victoria's Great Ocean Road has driven off the edge of a cliff and into the water. Pictured: A view along the cliffs at Lorne

'It is not known how many occupants were in the car at the time of the crash.' 

The cause of the crash is not yet known and investigations are ongoing.  

About a dozen emergency crews remain at the scene. 

There is a traffic diversion between The Arches and Deans Marsh-Lorne Road.

Motorists have been told to expect delays in the area and are encouraged to take  alternative routes if possible. 

More to come 

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