Dubai Police
Dubai Police

Four people were killed and 11 others injured in a road accident on the Emirates Road between a heavy truck and a bus carrying workers on Saturday.

According to Dubai Police, the driver was trying to pull out his broken truck in the third lane of Al Nahda Bridge when the bus collided with the car.

Brigadier Saif Muheer Al Mazrouei, Director of Dubai Traffic Police, said that the accident was reported in the police operations room at 7:10 pm.

"Four people lost their lives while 11 others were injured. Of the injured, one was severely injured and two others were moderately injured, while eight were slightly injured," he added.

Brigadier Al Mazroui added, "Traffic patrols rushed to the scene of the accident and facilitated the transfer of the injured to Rashid Hospital."

He urged members of the public to adhere to the legal speed limits and avoid distractions while on the road.