A Tragic Dubai Bus Crash Has Claimed The Lives Of 17 People
A tragic bus crash has taken the lives of 17 people yesterday when it crashed into a sign board on its way to Muscat from Dubai. According to local news, there have been 17 casualties so far, and nine people were heavily injured.
The Dubai Police immediately gave an update on the situation
#هام | في تمام الساعة 5:40 من مساء اليوم، وقع #حادث مروري بليغ لباص مواصلات على متنه 31 راكب يحمل لوحة أرقام سلطنة عمان على شارع الشيخ محمد بن زايد وتحديدا (مخرج الراشدية) الى محطة المترو نتج عنه وفاة 15 راكب من جنسيات مختلفة وإصابة 5 أشخاص آخرون بإصابات بليغة. pic.twitter.com/ma5FRPW9OX— Dubai Policeشرطة دبي (@DubaiPoliceHQ) June 6, 2019
The passengers were rushed to a nearby hospital
The accident was so brutal that the injured passengers were instantly rushed to Rashid Hospital for immediate treatment.
According to local investigations, the driver didn't pay attention to the lane that he was driving in; it was supposedly not suitable for buses.
Dubai Police took the matter to hand and kept everyone updated
Dubai Police instantly addressed the unfortunate incident on their Twitter and kept everyone updated on the accident. Along with this, the Consulate of India shared the names of people who lost their lives in this terrible crash and paying their condolences to the families.
The Indian Consulate pay their respects and condolences to the people who lost their lives in this terrible incident
Our Consulate expresses sincere condolences to the families of those who passed away in this tragic accident. CG alongwith other officials and community members met the concerned relatives as well as hospital and police authorities late in the night to assure of all help.— India in Dubai (@cgidubai) June 6, 2019
They share a list of individuals who lost their lives in the crash
2/2) The names of those who have passed away are: Mr. Rajagopalan, Mr. Feroz Khan Pathan, Mrs. Reshma Feroz Khan Pathan, Mr. Deepak Kumar, Mr. Jamaludeen Arakkaveettil, Mr. Kiran Johnny, Mr. Vasudev, Mr. Tilakram Jawahar Thakur.— India in Dubai (@cgidubai) June 6, 2019