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Truck kills family of three In Anambra

13 July 2015, 11:44

Awka - A family of three was crushed to death on Sunday in Awka, the Anambra State capital, when a trailer lorry ran over them, reports Punch.

The victims were a man, his wife and their son.

The couple's three other children were rushed to a nearby hospital and are in critical condition.

Also read: Herdsmen kill 7 family members in Kaduna

The couple stopped to refill their car at a filling station at Agu Awka, when a trailer on a high speed rammed into the victims’ car, which was making its way out of the fuel station.

The couple with their four children were travelling back to their base in Enugu after a weekend in their Enugu-Ukwu home town in the state, when they met their death about 40 kilometres to their destination.

Read more at Punch.

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