27 Workers, Mostly Indians, Injured as Bus Collides with Truck in Dubai
At least 27 workers, mostly Indians, were injured when their bus collided with a truck on Wednesday while they were going to their factory in the Jebel Ali Industrial Area of Dubai.
The bus was transporting workers of a perfume factory to their employment site in Jebel Ali Technology Park this morning when the collision happened, the Gulf News reported.
They received mild-to-moderate injuries and are being treated at the NMC Royale Hospital in Dubai Investment Park (DIP), the report said. Twenty-seven persons sustained minor-to-moderate injuries. The reason behind the accident was not leaving a safe distance between the truck and the bus, Police investigation Brigadier Saif Muhair Al Mazroui, Director of Traffic Department at Dubai Police, said.