Abu Dhabi: A 19-year-old man has been arrested in Abu Dhabi for pulling dangerous stunts in his vehicle in front of a school during the rain which knocked down one man, the Abu Dhabi Police have announced on Wednesday.
The man who was driving a car with no number plate was trying to show off to a group of people in front of a school in the Capital’s Shamkha area when he lost control of his vehicle and swerved off onto the pavement, hitting a bystander in the process.
He also filmed a clip of the incident and posted it on social media.
Lieutenant Colonel Mohsin Al Mansouri, Head of Traffic and Investigation Section at Abu Dhabi Police Traffic Department, said that the Abu Dhabi police have arrested the driver.
He warned that youth who pull reckless stunts with their vehicles, especially during unstable weather, will face the full force of the law. He also said in such cases the vehicles will be impounded and their cases transferred for prosecution.
Abu Dhabi Police called on parents to offer guidance to their children about the dangers of reckless driving and urged them to follow the rules.