Fatal collision near Grafton Underwood - victims named 12PM UPDATE

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Two teenagers killed in a road accident last night have been named by police.

Driver Ryan Kirk, 19, of Briggs Lodge, Denford Ash, near Thrapston, and his passenger Charlotte Filer, 17, of Lilac Place, Kettering, died after their yellow Citroen Saxo collided with a silver Vauxhall Astra on the Warkton Road just outside Grafton Underwood at about 6.50pm yesterday.

The driver of the Astra, a 33-year-old woman from Kettering, was taken to Kettering General Hospital but is not seriously injured.

The Citroen crossed the carriageway and was in collision with a silver Vauxhall Astra travelling in the opposite direction.

Witnesses to this collision, or anyone with information about it, should call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.

Keep checking the Evening Telegraph website for further updates.