Police were called to a single vehicle rollover on Glen Street in Werribee on Saturday morning (20 August).
It is believed a silver Nissan was travelling at speed when it lost control, hitting a tree before rolling onto its roof about 10.10am.
The driver fled the scene prior to police arrival, but returned a short time later.
A 44-year-old Werribee man was arrested and charged with reckless conduct endangering life, drive manner dangerous, careless driving, drive vehicle while exceeding prescribed content of drug, fail oral fluid test and commit indictable offence whilst on bail.
He was remanded to face Werribee Magistrates’ Court on 1 September.