Osun State Police Command has confirmed the death of seven members of the same family as a result of suspected air pollution.

According to the Command, eight people were found lying in their rooms at their resident but one of them was breezing while the other 7 were not.

The Command’s spokeswoman, CSP Yemisi Opalola Said that neighbors of the victims alerted the police when they began to understand the situation of those who thought they were all dead.

She noted that, police were investigating the issue.

CSP Yemisi said the smoke from the generator could have been the cause of death. (BBC)