Two teenage girls hit and killed by car while jogging

Police have arrested a 24-year-old man, thought to be the driver, who remains in custody

Specially trained officers are currently supporting the girls' families
Specially trained officers are currently supporting the girls' families

Two teenage girls have died after being struck down by a car while jogging in Aldershot, Hampshire.

The victims, who have not been named were out running when they were hit by a black Ford Focus in Aldershot around 7:10pm on Tuesday, say Hampshire police.

Police have arrested a 24-year-old man, thought to be the driver, who remains in custody.

A spokesman for Hampshire police said: "No-one else was hurt and inquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances of what happened."

The girls' families are being supported by specially trained officers.

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