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Manchester double-fatal crash suspect charged

Princess Road at the junction of Greenheys Lane in Hulme
Image caption A total of four people were arrested following the crash in Princess Road

A man has been accused of causing death by dangerous driving after two road crash victims died in Manchester.

Mobein Ali, 20, of Cromwell Avenue, Whalley Range, has been remanded in custody and is due in court on Friday.

He was detained after a 37-year-old woman and man, aged 45, were hit by a car in Hulme on Tuesday night.

Three other people detained in connection with the case are on police bail.

Greater Manchester Police said the woman was declared dead at the scene of the crash, in Princess Road at the junction of Greenheys Lane, and the man died later in hospital.

Mr Ali is due to appear at Manchester City Magistrates' Court on Friday.

A man, aged 59 and two women aged 19 and 47, who were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, were earlier released on bail.

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