Tragedy has struck at Umuozu, Nwangele Local Government Area of Imo State as a truck crushes ten women to death when it ran into crowded Nkwommiri market on Saturday May 1 .
Many others were also injured by the truck which lost its brakes while descending from Anara road towards Orlu.
The ugly incident which happened around 12 noon at the intersection between Anara- Orlu and Orlu – Amaraku Expressway left many others injured.
The women who were trading by the roadside, were crushed into a nearby river. An eyewitness toqld The Nation that the community was working with government officials to rescue those trapped.