UAE: Man dies after falling into well in village

Fujairah - The police have launched an investigation into the incident.


Afkar Ali Ahmed

Published: Thu 1 Jul 2021, 10:33 AM

A 65-year-old Emirati man died after he fell into a well in a village, located 10km north of Fujairah.

Major-General Mohammed Ahmed bin Ghanem Al Kaabi, Commander-in-Chief of Fujairah Police, said the incident occurred on Monday, June 28.

He said the operations room received a call and dispatched a police team along with civil defence and ambulance personnel to the spot.

Unfortunately, the personnel failed to rescue him and his limp body was fished out of the water.

The police have launched an investigation to ascertain the reason for the fall.

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