Tragedy has struck in Imo State after generator fume killed a couple and their daughter in the state on Sunday .
The incident happened in the Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of the State .
When contacted on Monday , the police spokesperson in the state , Orlando Ikeokwu, said that the police had taken over the investigation process.
Ikeokwu said that the deaths were ” was sudden and unnatural. ”
He said that the Police Divisional Police Officer in the area led his men to the scene and found the lifeless bodies of the victims .
He gave the names of the deceased as Luscious Iwunze , Ngozi Iwunze and Geraldine Iwunze.
The police spokesperson said, “ A report was received at the Divisional Police Headquarters , Isiala Mbano LGA, about the mysterious death of three persons.
“ In view of that , the DPO led a team of policemen to the scene and met the lifeless bodies of Luscious Iwunze , Ngozi Iwunze and Geraldine Iwunze .
“ However, preliminary investigation revealed that they died as a result of fume ( carbon monoxide) emitted from a power -generating set .
“ The corpses have been evacuated to a morgue, and the Commissioner of Police , Imo State Command, has ordered a full-scale investigation into the incident . ”