Two teenage girls killed by hit-and-run driver - WNEM TV 5

Two teenage girls killed by hit-and-run driver

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FLINT, MI (WNEM) -

A pair of teenage girls are dead after they were hit by a vehicle early Saturday morning on Flint's north side.

According to a City of Flint Police Department spokesperson, officers were called out shortly before 12:30 a.m. August 26 to North Saginaw and Carton streets in reference to a fatal pedestrian accident involving two females.  

A preliminary investigation by police reveals the girls were crossing North Saginaw Street near Carton Street when they were hit by a maroon-colored vehicle traveling northbound on North Saginaw Street.

Police say, the suspect vehicle has been recovered, but the driver has not been located.

Speed is believed to be a factor in the incident.

Police went on to say, both girls were 13-years-old. Their names have not been released.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

Anyone with information on the hit-and-run may are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-422-JAIL (5245).

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