were killed and three injured Sunday when a barge hit two neighboring houses in
the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau.
Nga, 45, and her niece Vuong Thuy Oanh, 14, died on the spot. They were sleeping
when the barge crashed their home along the Trem River in Thoi Binh District at
sister Vuong Thanh Lam, who lived next door, was injured with her two children.
driver Tran Van Hanh from the northern province of Nam Dinh disappeared after
on what the barge was carrying, if anything, have been released.
police are investigating the cause of the accident.