HA NOI (VNS) — A woman and her two small children died yesterday afternoon after being hit by a truck on national highway 21B in Ung Hoa District, Ha Noi.
The accident occurred when the 34-year-old woman, who lived in Van Thai Commune in Ung Hoa District, was taking her 7-year-old daughter and one-year-old son on a motorbike to buy a birthday cake for the toddler.
All three were run over by the truck and died instantly.
Initial investigations indicated that the truck driver had lost control of the vehicle and the accident occurred at a curve in the road.
Further investigations are being conducted. — VNS