Thirty-nine bodies found in lorry in Essex

23rd October 2019

The RHA is shocked at the report of 39 people found dead in the back of a lorry in Essex.

RHA chief executive, Richard Burnett said: “This is subject to an ongoing investigation. Our thoughts are with the families of those who have lost their lives, but whatever the circumstances of this tragedy it highlights the danger of migrant gangs people-smuggling on lorries.”

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