Just in: 8 killed and 6 seriously hurt in horrific Dubai bus crash

Just in: 8 killed and 6 seriously hurt in horrific Dubai bus crash

30 Sep 2019

The accident happened in the early hours of Monday morning

Tragedy struck on Monday morning when eight people were killed and six others seriously injured in a road crash between a minibus and a heavy goods vehicle on Dubai’s Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Road.

According to Dubai Ambulance Service, the accident occurred before dawn on Monday when a 14-passenger minibus rammed into a truck, close to Mirdif City Centre en route to Sharjah.

Executive director of Dubai Ambulance Service Khalifa bin Dray told The National: “Teams from ambulance, crisis and disaster management rushed to the scene and transferred all critical cases to the trauma center in Rashid Hospital.”

Our thoughts are with the loved ones of those who lost their lives.