A Shocking 203 Road Accidents Were Recorded Due To Unstable Weather This Week
Please. Drive. Carefully.
When it rains, it pours and Dubai roads are a scary place to be during unstable weather, judging from the stats released by Dubai Police this week.
According to a police report, there were more than 203 traffic accidents on Dubai roads due to the rain and unstable weather and police received nearly 5,800 calls between 6pm on Saturday and 7am on Sunday.
Dubai Police constantly remind drivers to abide by the rules of the road, but it's thought the majority of accidents are caused by drivers driving too fast, and not allowing enough space between cars.
The UAE was hit with thunder, lightning and flash floods
Dubai Police stepped up the 'level of readiness to deal with any incidents in the mountainous areas and places of running floods'.
Here's just some of the intense flash flooding in RAK: