UAE Rains: 110 accidents in Dubai in just 20 hours

By Divi S.

DUBAI 29 March 2019: Dubai Police received 3,855 telephone calls and recorded 110 traffic accidents from 12 noon on Wednesday to 8 am on Thursday due to bad weather conditions.

The Director of the Command and Control Center, Col. Turki bin Fares, urged all drivers to follow the tips and guidelines to be safe on roads.

He called on drivers and road users to exercise caution and attention with weather fluctuations, check the signals and inspect the car before driving the vehicle, as well as leave sufficient distance between vehicles in front, and reduce the speed.

He stressed the importance of the use of vehicles lights in the early morning hours.

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