Oman truck accident
The truck (partially seen on the left) and the vehicles involved in the deadly crash. Image Credit: Videograb

Dubai: Three people were killed and 15 injured in a collision involving a truck and 11 vehicles in North Al Batinah, Oman, on Wednesday.

According to a statement issued online by the Royal Oman Police, “the incident occurred when a truck collided with 11 vehicles, resulting in the deaths of three individuals — two Omanis and an expatriate — and injuries to 15 others in the Wilayat of Liwa.”

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The collision occurred when the truck driver was travelling against the flow of traffic.

“Investigations are underway to ascertain the circumstances surrounding the horrific accident,” the statement concluded.