A 20-year-old man who rolled his ute on Whites Road in Cardigan was lucky to walk away with minor injuries.
Ambulance Victoria confirmed a man was taken to St John of God Hospital in a stable condition after the accident, about 5pm on Friday.
It's believed the P-plater lost control of his car, crashing into a fence on a farm near Cuthberts Road.
In a separate incident, emergency crews were called to a car fire in the Woowookarung Regional Park on Saturday morning.
Firefighters arrived to find the car, believed to be abandoned, already fully alight just before 8am.
Anyone with information is urged to phone Ballarat police on 5336 6000, or Crime Stoppers on 1300 333 000.
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