Police continue to question men over Portsmouth 19-year-old's crash death

TWO men are continuing to be questioned over the death of a teenager.

Monday, 25th January 2016, 1:28 pm
Updated Monday, 25th January 2016, 1:34 pm

The 19-year-old passenger from Portsmouth died following a crash on Saturday night.

A 24-year-old man and a 21-year-old man, both from Portsmouth, were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

A Hampshire police spokesman confirmed they are still being questioned this afternoon.

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A second passenger, an 18-year-old from Emsworth, is in hospital after suffering life-threatening injuries.

Police are appealing for information on the crash, which happened at around 11.17pm on the B2177 near the junction of Pitymoor Lane.

A statement said the silver Nissan Almera left the road, which was closed while investigations took place.

​Anyone with information should call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Eastleigh on 101, quoting Operation Chapman.