UPDATED: 2/28/16 2:45 p.m.

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DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) – A 15-year-old female was struck and killed by a silver colored Honda SUV traveling northbound on Teasley Lane at Montecito Drive in Denton Friday. She was later identified as Areley Naffarratt from Corinth.

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She was crossing close to the intersection with a group of friends when the car hit her.

An ambulance took her to Denton Regional Medical Center emergency room where she was pronounced deceased.

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The driver and passenger in the vehicle weren’t hurt.

The investigation was ongoing at the original time of this report.

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