x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 25 July 2017

Motorcyclist killed in Dubai-Hatta road crash

A four-wheel-drive vehicle crashed into a motorcycle just before the Al Awir roundabout.

Dubai//One person was killed this morning on the Dubai-Hatta road, police said.

A four-wheel-drive vehicle crashed into a motorcycle just before the Al Awir roundabout.

The accident, which occurred at 8.40 am, resulted in the death of the motorcycle driver, a Briton in his thirties, police said.

The crash occurred when the motorcyclist tried to cross through a gap in the sidewalk that separated one direction of the road from the other, Police said.

The Egyptian driver of the 4X4 Land Cruiser is also in his thirties.

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