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Dubai Disruption As A Car Crashes Into Dubai Tram Suspending Services

11 Jul 2018

The accident took place this morning

A car crashed into the Dubai Tram, this morning, between the Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah stations, causing major disruption to the service.

Police are on site and one passer-by posted this these photos of the scene this morning:

A car crashed into #dubai #tram this morning!!

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The RTA tweeted confirming the accident, saying, "The Roads and Transport Authority announces that the Tram service between Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah Stations is being suspended due to a vehicle crashing into the side of a tram’s coach." 

The RTA also confirmed that services had been suspended, with buses deployed to help commute passengers, avoiding too much disruption.