Woman killed, sister injured in Ras Al Khaimah road accident

Ahmed Shaaban /Ras Al Khaimah
Filed on November 8, 2019 | Last updated on November 8, 2019 at 06.13 am
UAE road accident, traffic accident, Ras Al Khaimah accident, mishap, woman dies in accident, sister injured, RAK police


The car veered off the road and turned over several times.

A 42-year-old Emirati woman was killed in a road accident in the Huwailat area in Ras Al Khaimah on Thursday morning.

Col Ahmad Al Naqbi, Director of Traffic and Patrols Department, RAK Police, said the victim's sister, 38, was seriously hurt in the accident.

"Initial enactment of the road accident showed that the driver lost control over the steering wheel, veered off the road, and turned over several times."

The Central Operations Room of the RAK Police, alerted of the mishap at 11am, dispatched traffic patrols, ambulances, paramedics and rescue crews to the reported site.

"The body of the deceased, who was driving when the crash took place, was shifted to the morgue for burial by relatives."

"The injured sister was rushed to the nearest hospital for treatment and medical care."

Investigations are underway to identify the reasons behind the deadly accident.

All drivers are urged to strictly observe traffic rules and regulations, mainly speed limit.



Ahmed Shaaban

Originally from Egypt, I am a sound professional with a 23-year diverse experience as a researcher, lecturer, instructor, reporter, journalist, copy writer, translator, interpreter, proofreader, correspondent, and voice-over specialist with so many public and private entities in USA, UAE and Egypt. I have full command of all English and Arabic languages skills. I have a “Doctorate of Business Administration” degree, Swiss Business School. I have two Master’s degrees; one in Media Sciences, Mass Communication College, Cairo University, 2014, and one in Applied Business Research, Swiss Business School, 2018. I have a bachelor’s degree in English Language and Translation, Al-Alsun College for Languages & Translation, Ain Shams University, Egypt, 1996. I have three post graduate diplomas in Education, Curricula and Instruction, and Islamic Studies. I enjoy reading, writing and adventuring.

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