Investigation on car accident in Khalifa Al Attiyah road continues, case transferred to Public Prosecution

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Investigation on the traffic accident that took place recently Khalifa Al Attiyah wherein a vehicle fell off from a height of 10 metres from a bridge on February 22 is still continuing and the case has been transferred to Public Prosecution.


The Peninsula reports a source from the General Directorate of Traffic said that the reason behind the accident was jumping the red signal, after which it was hit by another car. Due to the collision, the car broke the barrier and fell down from the bridge,” said a source at the General Directorate of Traffic.

The tragic accident resulted in the death of a four-year-old girl while another 6-year-old boy, six-year-old, suffered minor injuries. 

The Father and mother were injured and admitted to hospital but they didn’t lose consciousness.

The General Directorate of Traffic on its official Twitter account said that the reason behind the accident was speed and jumping red signal.

Moreover, he also referred to issue of the strength of barrier and why it could not withstand the impact, stating that traffic investigation will include everything concerning the barrier and all other situations related to the accident in collaboration with Ashghal.