2 dead, 5 injured in traffic accident in Dubai

Staff Reporter/Dubai
Filed on July 7, 2020 | Last updated on July 7, 2020 at 07.06 pm
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The bus driver had stopped the vehicle without taking important safety measures: Reports

Two men were killed and five injured after a garbage truck hit a stationary bus in Dubai's Al Qusais area on Tuesday.

Arabic media reported that the bus had stopped in the middle of the Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Road around 4.30am after one of its tyres burst. The garbage truck rammed into it soon after.

The Arabic media quoted a source as saying that the bus driver had stopped the vehicle "without taking important safety measures". Two persons in the truck were killed, while five bus passengers were injured.

The injured passengers are recuperating at a city hospital.

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