Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 24 August 2019

Man drives into pavement after taking sleeping pill

Man tells police he felt drowsy before losing control of his car

A man who drove a truck into a pavement after taking a sleeping pill.
Sharjah Police said the man was driving towards Al Khan roundabout when he seemingly began to doze off, crashing into the pavement and overturning his truck.
Police said no one was injured and the driver, of Asian origin, was also unharmed.
The driver told police he felt dizzy because he had taken a sleeping pill.

Police called on motorists not to drive after taking medication that could cause drowsiness.

Updated: December 26, 2018 09:18 PM