Teenage Girls Hit And Killed In Aldershot

9 November 2016, 07:22 | Updated: 9 November 2016, 07:24

Two girls have died in Aldershot after they were hit by a car while out jogging.

The teenagers were struck as they ran on Queens Avenue, on Tuesday evening.

Hampshire Constabulary said the girls, who have not been named, were hit by a black Ford Focus shortly after 7.10pm.

A 24-year-old man has been arrested and remains in police custody.

A black Ford Focus was later seen being taken away from the scene on the back of a flatbed lorry.

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

Specially trained officers are supporting the girls' families.

Anyone with information is is asked to contact Inspector Graham Hughes at Whitchurch Police Station on 101, quoting Operation Altaris (Incident 772), or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.