Black Saturday! 10 Women Crushed To Death By Truck At Imo Market
Sad news dawned on the market people of Nkwommiri on the first day of the fresh month of May.
Reports suggest that 10 women were crushed to death after a truck rammed into Nkwommiri market in Nwangele Local Government Area of Imo State on Saturday May 1.
The truck which lost its brakes while descending from Anara road to Orlu did not only kill 10 women but also left many others with serious injuries.
An eyewitness disclosed to the Nation that the women who were trading by the roadside were crushed into a nearby river. He added that the government officials are making efforts to save those trapped.
Adolphus said to The Nation: