x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

Two killed in car crash

Three vehicles were involved in a collision on the Dubai-Al Ain road this morning in which two people were killed.

Three vehicles were involved in a collision on the Dubai-Al Ain road.
Three vehicles were involved in a collision on the Dubai-Al Ain road.

Two people died and a third was seriously injured in a car crash involving a lorry, a bus and a saloon car this morning. The accident happened at 8am in the Dubai bound Dubai-Al Ain road when the speeding bus lost control, diverted and hit a car in its lane, police say. The bus then hit a traffic light and a lorry which was parked on the side of the road. Six other passengers sustained light to moderate injuries and were airlifted to hospital. rabubaker@national.ae