Victorian police have announced that a sixth person has died as a result of the Bourke Street attack that took place in Melbourne ten days ago.

The woman, who was identified as a 33-year-old from Blackburn South, passed away in hospital at around 7:30 this evening.

Five other people were killed in the attack, including a three-month-old baby who died in hospital the following day. The other victims were a ten-year-old girl, a man aged 25, a 32-year-old woman and a 33-year-old man.

37 people were admitted to hospital following the attack, as of tonight there nine people are still receiving treatment.

The man accused of perpetrating the attack, 26-year-old Dimitri Gargasoulas, is facing five counts of murder.

A fund has been set up by the Victorian government to help support the families of the victims, you can donate here.

Source: The Age.

Photo: Getty Imags / Wayne Taylor.