Two killed in Dubai road crashes over weekend

Four people were also injured in road accidents over the weekend.
A severe rollover occurred on Emirates Road after Al Ruwayyah bridge towards Abu Dhabi on Saturday. The accident killed the driver and fives lanes were closed after diesel leaked. Courtesy Dubai Police
A severe rollover occurred on Emirates Road after Al Ruwayyah bridge towards Abu Dhabi on Saturday. The accident killed the driver and fives lanes were closed after diesel leaked. Courtesy Dubai Police

DUBAI // Two people were killed and four people were injured in a number of road accidents in the emirate over the weekend. On Friday at 2.45pm, a Kuwaiti man sustained moderate injuries after his car rolled over on Sheikh Zayed Road near Saih Shuaib Bridge.

At 2am on Saturday, two vehicles collided and hit a pedestrian on Al Qudra Road. The accident resulted in one serious and one moderate injury.

At 6pm on Saturday, a car rolled over on Emirates Road near Al Ruwayyah bridge, killing the driver. Five lanes had to be closed after diesel leaked from the vehicle. On Sunday at 3.30am, a pedestrian was killed on Mohammed bin Zayed Road after being hit by a vehicle.

Then, about 7.30am on Sunday, another pedestrian was seriously injured in a run-over accident on Amman Road.

newsdesk@thenational.ae

Published: December 21, 2014 04:00 AM

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