Video: UAE helicopter lands on road to rescue accident victim

Staff Reporter /Sharjah Filed on October 13, 2021

Dramatic operation rescues man who sustained multiple injuries in two-vehicle collision in Sharjah

A dramatic helicopter operation in the UAE helped transfer an accident victim to a hospital in the shortest time possible.

Listen to stories like this on the 8@8 with David Light podcast

The Asian had sustained injuries in a two-vehicle collision in Sharjah’s Nizwa.

The Ministry of Interior posted a video showing one its helicopters swooping down on the accident site on a road. Paramedics administered first-aid, before the victim was airlifted to Al Qassimi Hospital.

The ministry’s air wing routinely conducts rescue missions. Air support is extended during crashes in remote areas; and rescue operations around mountains and valleys, among others.

Staff Reporter

ERROR: Macro /ads/dfp-ad-article-new is missing!
MORE FROM Khaleej Times
CurrentRequestUnmodified: /apps/pbcs.dll/article?avis=KT&date=20210808&category=ARTICLE&lopenr=210809323&Ref=AR&profile=1664 macro_action: article, macro_profile: ,1664,1000 macro_adspot:
KT App Download
khaleejtimes app

All new KT app
is available
for download:

khaleejtimes - android khaleejtimes - ios khaleejtimes - HUAWEI AppGallery