39 People Found Dead In Truck – (BBC Two) Death of Vietnamese migrants in a truck in 2019.
In 2019, an Essex Lorry was found which contained 39 Vietnamese migrants who were being transported to the UK with the promise of a better life.
The immigrants were reportedly killed by suffocation on their way and never got to their destination.
According to report, they were promised a “VIP” package, only to be killed by suffocation when the oxygen in the lorry container, found in Grays, ran out.
On Wednesday, 13th 2021the documentary, ‘ Hunting the Essex Lorry Killers’ was featured on BBC Two which threw more light into the case and what authorities has done so far to help bring justice to the family of those who were murdered.
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UK charges truck driver after 39 people found dead(DW)
A 25-year-old man has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter after police found the bodies in a truck. Vietnamese families fear their relatives may be among the dead — as police struggle to identify the victims. pic.twitter.com/gkvbzvG9pE
— ANTARES (@dragon4audio) July 6, 2021
2019 CBS NEWS STORY: 39 people found dead in truck in England were Chinese victims of human smuggling.
— RegReformer (@ReformerReg) March 26, 2021
The BBC claimed 39 people found dead in a truck in a human smuggling case in the UK were Chinese, which was later proven to be a rumor.
— DotDotNews (@DotDotNews1) February 23, 2021
Three Irishmen among people smugglers jailed over #Essex truck deaths
— Trucker World (@truckerworld) January 23, 2021
Four Irishmen are among a gang of people smugglers jailed in the UK over the deaths 39 people found dead in the back of a truck 2019.
— Today FM News (@TodayFMNews) January 22, 2021