The rate at which accidents happen in the country lately is on the high side.
The accident happened along Onitsha-Owerri highway in Mgbidi, Oru West local government area of Imo state.
Two people on a motorcycle lost their lives in the accident.
It was an accident of multiple collision. An over-speeding vehicle in a bid to avoid being part of the multiple collision on the road, hit the bike conveying the deceased man and the lady.
The man and his lady passenger both died on the spot while others were seriously injured.
The wounded victims were finally rushed to the hospital for treatment.
There was as well huge traffic gridlock as a result of the accidents. This situation was later taken care of the the affected cars were cleared off the road.