x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 23 January 2018

One man dies in crash on Abu Dhabi street

The victim was an Asian expatriate in his thirties, Abu Dhabi Police said.

A man died in a crash yesterday, Abu Dhabi Police said. The victim was an Asian expatriate in his thirties.

The driver of the vehicle, a 44-year old Arab man, and the other passenger, a 27-year old Asian women, both coworkers of the victim, sustained minor injuries and were immediately taken to hospital.

The vehicle lost control and veered into the protective barrier as the trio were headed to the capital, said Col Hamed Nasser Al Bloushi, Director of the Highway Traffic Department at Abu Dhabi Police’s Directorate of Traffic and Patrols.