An expectant mother and many others were yesterday involved in multiple near Building Materials Market on the Ogidi-Enugu Expressway, Onitsha, Anambra State.
The accident involved an articulated lorry and nine other vehicles moving towards former toll gate.
An eyewitness said the driver of the sand-laden lorry (XS 601 KRD) was speeding when he lost control and rammed into other moving vehicles.
A victim, Cajethan Okotti, who was travelling to Taraba State, said the lorry hit their vehicle from the rear before finally crashing into a ditch.
He said: “Our vehicle was on motion when we suddenly heard multiple crashes of vehicles from behind with the lorry hitting our vehicle before it finally fell on its side.
“I pitied the expectant woman in our vehicle when the accident but we thank God no casualty was recorded despite the impact of the accident.”