Wreckage of the car where an Emirati man died on Tuesday Image Credit: Supplied

Sharjah: A 25-year-old Emirati man died in a horrific car accident in Sharjah on Tuesday night, police have confirmed.

The accident happened on Sharjah - Al Dhaid Road and was blamed on speeding.

The man’s body had to be cut from the wreckage and was taken to Al Dhaid Hospital at around midnight.

The body was handed over to his family for burial.

Police have launched an investigation into the accident.