Drama in Vaudignies: the family funeral took place this Thursday, several hundred people present
The funeral of the family victim of the tragedy of Vaudignies last Friday took place this Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Church of Lombise, avenue de l’Yser in Lombise. Several hundred people were present. “Not everyone knew how to enter the church for the ceremony”affirmed our team on site.
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After the ceremony, there was no presentation of condolences. The family wishes to remain alone for the burial, as she told us. A register of condolences has been opened to the municipality and is accessible until Saturday noon.
Recall of facts
As a reminder, a man, his ex-partner and two children died late Friday afternoon in Vaudignies (Chièvres) after a family conflict. It is around 5 p.m. when a man arrives at the family home. He comes to drop off their two children with his ex-girlfriend. They are in joint custody. But on the doorstep, the situation degenerates.
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The man allegedly doused his ex-girlfriend in gasoline before setting her on fire. The individual would then have fled in the car with the 2 children. The vehicle in which the three family members were traveling also caught fire. “A vehicle left quite quickly from the house of the ex-companion, caught fire and exploded and from there, the drama of today that we know”, indicated the mayor of Chièvres, Olivier Hartiel.
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