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VIDEO: Girl Dies Following Hoppers Crossing Crash

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A 15-year-old girl from Werribee has died following a crash in Hoppers Crossing on Saturday night.

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Investigators believe an allegedly stolen Subaru Liberty veered off Old Geelong Road just after 6.30pm and rolled.

One of the occupants initially fled the scene but was arrested a short time later.

Two other occupants were arrested and the 15-year-old Werribee girl was taken to hospital where she later died.

A 16-year-old Werribee boy has been charged with culpable driving causing death.

With assistance from Hobsons Bay Crime Investigation Unit detectives, a 15-year-old girl from Tarneit was charged with theft of motor vehicle and theft.

Both were remanded to appear before a children’s court at a later date.

A 17-year-old Point Cook boy was charged with theft of motor vehicle and was bailed to appear before a children’s court at a later date.

Anyone with dashcam footage or any other information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.