UK national park tragedy as woman, 42, and girl, 17, found dead in ‘unexplained’ mystery

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A girl, 17, and a woman, 42, have died for “unexplained” reasons on a New Forest National Park property.

The bodies were discovered just before 2pm on Thursday, December 29, in Hampshire. 

Police said the deaths are being treated as “unexplained”, but not suspicious.

An investigation has been launched into the deaths of the pair, who are understood to be related.

A spokesman for Hampshire Constabulary has today said: “We were called just after 1.45pm on Thursday December 29 to a report of the bodies of a 17-year-old girl and 42-year-old woman having been found at an address in Shorefield Road, Downton.

“The deaths are being treated as unexplained, but not suspicious.

“Their family has been informed and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”