x Abu Dhabi, UAE Thursday 20 July 2017

76 die on Dubai roads

Statistics show a 13 percent drop in Dubai road deaths in the first eight months of this year compared to last year.

More than 70 people were killed on Dubai's roads in the first eight months of this year.

Police figures show 76 people died in traffic accidents, compared with 88 in the same period last year - a drop of about 13 per cent.

There were 1,875 accidents that caused injury.