Nguyen Dinh Gia (right), the father of one of the Vietnamese casualties, at his home in Ha Tinh province, Vietnam. Photo: Reuters

Essex truck deaths: grieving Vietnamese struggle to cover cost of bringing victims’ bodies home

  • Families in central Vietnam, where many of the 39 victims come from, are desperate to bring their loved ones back nearly four weeks after the tragedy
  • The incident laid bare the dangers of illegal migration in Britain, a top destination for Vietnamese who often work in cannabis farms or nail bars
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Nguyen Dinh Gia (right), the father of one of the Vietnamese casualties, at his home in Ha Tinh province, Vietnam. Photo: Reuters
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