It was a moment of pains, tears and sadness for the family of Andrew Oseni of Owa-Alero, Ika North-East local government of Delta State when they discovered the corpses of two of their young children in the family's deep freezer used for ice block making.
2 children of same parents die in deep freezer
A family in Delta State has been thrown into mourning as two of their kids were found dead inside a freezer.
The kids whose names were given as David 6, and Shedrack, 4, were found in what was described as 'perfect' frozen condition and were confirmed to have died from hypothermia, according to the family's doctor.
According to neighbours of the Etsako, Edo State born Oseni famnily, the parents had locked the children indoors and went to conduct their daily businesses after they returned from their holiday classes, only to discover the tragedy upon their return.
The distraught father said he had taken his taken the generator for repairs and, upon returning, powered it on to confirm its state, before loading it for the next day’s business.
"After 25 minutes, I lifted the top to check if the freezer was working optimally, only to behold the lifeless bodies of David and Shedrack in the freezer.
I raised the alarm, calling the public to the scene."
The children were immediately rushed to a private hospital where they were both confirmed dead by the doctor on duty.
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