SAD: Female Police Officer, Two Children Killed By Generator Fumes
It was Black Thursday for the people of Olosa oko compound, Ita-Olokan, Ojo Oba area of Osogbo as a female police officer alongside her two children were found dead in the morning.
The woman, who was popularly known as Mummy Jumoke, was said to have gone to sleep with her children leaving her power generating set switched on with little or no space for ventilation.
An eye witness, Iyabo Adewumi told Bounce News that the deceased, and four of her children slept last night after taking dinner.
“The cry of the last child among the children alerted the neighbours who forced door open and found the mother and the child dead.
“The woman and her husband are police officer, I only known her as Mummy Jumoke, I don’t know her real name”.
According to Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Folashade Odoro, the late officer and other two might have died of carbon-monoxide emission from her generating set.
She added that the other children, who were discovered to be gasping for breath when neighbours forced their way into the apartment were quickly rushed to Obafemi Awolowo Teaching Hospital for immediate medical attention.
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