(MENAFN- Khaleej Times) An Arab resident has received several injuries in a road accident that took place on the Emirates road in the direction of Falaj Al Mualla in Umm Al Quwain.
The central operations room of the UAQ Police, having been alerted of the accident, dispatched traffic patrol, ambulance, paramedics and rescue teams to the site in a record time.
"Initial enactment of the accident showed that the victim lost control over the steering wheel, veered off the road, and rammed into a long trailer running on the correct lane," said a civil defence department source.
The civil defence men had to use special rescue equipment to release him, who was trapped inside the car.
"The man was rushed to the Sheikh Khalifa Hospital in Umm Al Quwain for treatment and medical care."
Ahmed Shaaban Originally from Egypt, I have been in Dubai since December 2005. Before coming here, I worked as an English language instructor, chief En/Ar translator, proofreader, reporter in Egypt and Qatar. I have also worked as a reporter, correspondent and simultaneous translator with two satellite channels in Dubai. I have a masters degree in media, Cairo University, 2014, a bachelor degree in English language and translation, Ain Shams University, Cairo, 1996, and three post-graduate diplomas in English language and Instruction. With over 19 years of experience in translation, interpretation, EFL instruction, and reporting. I am interested in technology, aviation, politics, as well as community, parliament and defence issues. I enjoy reading, writing, exercising, and surfing the web.
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