A piece of breaking news reaching our news desk reveals that 10 women have been crushed to death in Imo State of Nigeria on Saturday, 1st May 2021.
The 10 persons, all women, have been confirmed dead after a truck fell inside a market in Nkwommiri in the Nwangele Local Government Area of the state.
“The worst has happened here. A truck that lost its brakes has killed women trading on the road at Nkwommir,” he told an online news platform.
Another community leader, Frank Ozuruigbo, said that the community was working with government officials to rescue those who were trapped.
The police spokesperson in the state, Orlando Ikeokwu, also confirmed the incident.