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Saanich Police (File photo/Victoria Buzz)

Two girls were struck by a silver Subaru as they attempted to cross Quadra Street.

The crash happened between the highway overpass and Panorama Drive just before 8:30 Thursday morning. Police confirm the pair jaywalked and were hit by the southbound vehicle.

Motorist were temporarily diverted on Quadra between the highway overpass and Panorama Drive. The road has since reopened.

Saanich Police said both girls suffered minor injuries.