Two Teen Girls Hit and Killed in Cape May County Accident [UPDATE]


Two girls—13 and 15, respectively—were struck and killed in an accident in Middle Township, Cape May County on Tuesday night. The girls were walking along Bayshore Road when they were hit by the SUV. A third girl was walking with the girls that were killed, but wasn’t injured in the accident. The driver of the vehicle that struck them stayed at the scene. Police are investigating the incident. [6 ABC]

UPDATE: The driver has been arrested and faces two counts of vehicular homicide, driving while intoxicated, reckless driving and other charges related to the death of the two teens. The girls were cousins and the younger of the two was from Northeast Philly. [Philly.com]