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Man, 19, dies after being hit by car in Chadderton

Middleton Road, Chadderton Image copyright Google
Image caption Jack Braniff died in hospital after he was found with critical injuries in Middleton Road, Chadderton

A 19-year-old man has died after he was hit by a car in Greater Manchester.

Jack Braniff died in hospital after he was struck by a Toyota Picnic in Middleton Road, Chadderton, shortly before 01:00 GMT.

The driver of the car has been helping officers with their investigation although no arrests have been made, Greater Manchester Police said.

PC Paul Joynson offered his condolences to Mr Braniff's family and urged any witnesses to contact the force.

He said: "I'd also like to hear from anyone who may have any dash-cam footage of the incident."

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