Pregnant mother, children killed in truck accident

By Vo Thanh   November 26, 2022 | 01:40 am PT
Pregnant mother, children killed in truck accident
Police inspect the site of a truck and motorbike crash in Thua Thien-Hue, November 26, 2022. Photo by VnExpress/Vo Thanh
A pregnant woman and her twin daughters were killed by a truck in a traffic accident in the central Thua Thien-Hue Province on Saturday.

Ngo Thi Thanh Hieu, 32, was driving her 7-year-old daughters on a motorbike when they were hit by a truck coming from behind near an intersection at around 8:30 a.m.

The mother and children were killed immediately, while their motorbike was severely damaged. The truck's driver, 31-year-old Nguyen Vu, has been detained by police.

Hoang Hai Minh, deputy chairman of Thua Thien-Hue, said the provincial committee for traffic safety has aided the family of the deceased with VND15 million ($605.57) for a funeral.

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