Man charged with murdering son, daughter in fatal crash

LAMPUNG, Myanmar — A man has been charged with murder and attempted murder in connection with a fatal crash that left one woman and her two young daughters dead, police said Friday.

The woman, 38, was killed in the crash that occurred on Monday, Aug. 5, near Lampung city in southern Myanmar’s Kachin state, police spokesman Aung Myo Kwek said.

A woman, a girl and a man were also seriously injured in the accident.

The men had been driving a truck carrying household goods, Kweku said.

Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the accident, he said.