Minibus and car collide in Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah:  Six Asian workers and two Emiratis sustained moderate to minor injuries after a minibus and a car collided on Khor Khwair Road in Ras Al Khaimah on Thursday.

Police operation room received a call  on Thursday afternoon informing about the accident.

The workers were on their way home from work when the accident took place, police said. The car driver entered the main road from a side road without checking whether the road was clear, leading to the accident, said the official.

The minibus ,which was carrying six workers at the time of the accident, overturned following the accident.

Police patrols and paramedics were dispatched  to the accident site. All of  the injured were rushed to Saqr government hospital in RAK for treatment. Five of them were admitted in the hospital for treatment while the two Emirati men and one of the worker were discharged after receiving necessary treatment .

Ras Al Khaimah Police urged  all drivers to adhere to traffic rules and abide by the speed limit and pay attention while driving to avoid such accidents.