Dubai: Two folks died and 12 others have been injured in a visitors accident on Shaikh Zayed Street on Sunday, a Dubai Police official has mentioned.
Brigadier Saif Muhair Al Mazroui, Director of Visitors Division at Dubai Police, mentioned the 14-seater bus collided to a street barrier at Al Manara bridge in the direction of Jebel Ali earlier than a blaze erupted on the bus. The incident occurred at round 8.30am.
“The bus flipped over because of the influence and a blaze erupted within the accident and two folks died,” mentioned Brig Al Mazroui.
Emergency companies rushed to the scene to divert visitors and switch the injured to hospital.
It’s not clear what triggered the accident however police imagine the motive force swerved immediately earlier than crashing into the barrier.
In a second incident on Sunday a automobile rammed right into a lorry on Al Khawaneej Street ensuing within the driver getting trapped and severely injured at round 10.50am.
“The driving force was trapped inside his automobile because of the influence. Rescue groups managed to extract the motive force and he was transferred to Rashid hospital to get well,” Brig Al Mazroui added.
Dubai Police urged drivers to be cautious whereas driving and comply with visitors directions.
“Motorists must be further cautious and to not be distracted whereas driving,” mentioned Brig Al Mazroui.