UAE fog: 1 killed, 8 injured as 19 vehicles crash

Abu Dhabi - Accident happened as dense fog reduced visibility.



Photo: @ADPoliceHQ/Twitter
Photo: @ADPoliceHQ/Twitter
Photo: @ADPoliceHQ/Twitter
Photo: @ADPoliceHQ/Twitter

By Web Report

Published: Tue 19 Jan 2021, 10:40 AM

Last updated: Tue 19 Jan 2021, 10:53 AM

A resident was killed and eight others injured in a multi-vehicle crash that happened in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday morning.

According to the police, 19 vehicles crashed in Al Mafraq due to poor visibility caused by a dense fog that blanketed the country. The crashed vehicles included both cars and trucks.

The police said lack of space between the vehicles was another reason for the crash.

ALSO READ: UAE fog: 24 traffic accidents recorded in 3 hours in Dubai


More news from Emergencies