POLICE have charged a woman after a fatal crash which claimed the life of sick man who stepped out of his car on the side of the Western Ring Rd today.

It’s understood the man was feeling unwell, and stopped in the emergency lane when he was struck at Sunshine West at about 10.40am.

He died at the scene.

The 27-year-old Altona Meadows woman has been charged with dangerous driving causing death and has been bailed to face Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday.

Another man also outside the stationary car received minor injuries and was taken to hospital.

Detective Sgt Darren Williams, of the Major Collision Investigation Unit, said the victim was a Werribee father of three.