News | UAE

2 run over as driver loses control of car in Umm Al Quwain

The workers were killed while installing road interlock

  • By Aghaddir Ali, Staff Reporter
  • Published: 17:02 June 25, 2013
  • Gulf News

Umm Al Quwain: Two Asian workers died on Tuesday morning after they were run over by a motorist on Al Ittihad road in Umm Al Quwain while they were installing interlock on the road.

Major Dr Saif Salem, Director of Al Salama police station said that the motorist was heading from Ras Al Khaimah towards Umm Al Quwain when he suddenly lost control over his car, running over two workers who were working on the road at around 5.30 am on Tuesday. Major Dr Salem said that according to the initial investigations, the accident occurred due to the driver’s negligence.

Gulf News

Beyond Words

Illustrations that speak a thousand words

Picture Speak

Gulf News lensmen capture myriad shades of life

Blog: Health Matters

Experts address all your health concerns

Blog: Frame by Frame

This is a place for opinions on all visual media

Blog: Notes

We talk all things music, from banal to esoteric

Community Reports

More from Community Reports

Quick Links

  1. Business

  2. Sport

  3. The latest Entertainment news

  4. The latest Lifestyle stories

  5. Opinion

Gulf Country Finder

  1. The latest news from the UAE

  2. Saudi Arabia

  3. Qatar

  4. Bahrain

  5. Oman

  6. Kuwait

  7. Yemen

Region Country Finder

  1. Syria

  2. Palestinian territories

  3. Jordan

  4. Lebanon

  5. Iran

  6. Iraq

  7. Egypt

Influencers

  1. United States of America

  2. India

  3. Pakistan

  4. United Kingdom

Regions

  1. Gulf

  2. Region

  3. The latest news from around the world