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Woman loses control over steering wheel, rams car into truck in RAK.

Summary: The woman was stuck in her car until the RAK civil defence and rescue teams used special hydraulic equipment to cut the car and pull her out.

Ahmed Shaaban

The injured woman was provided with the necessary first aid, following which she was rushed to the nearest hospital (Alamy Image)

An Arab woman in her 30s sustained serious injuries in a traffic accident in Ras Al Khaimah.

Police sources told Khaleej Times that the mishap took place on the busy Nakheel road in the direction of the Rams area.

"Initial enactment of the accident shows that the woman, who was driving her car alone, lost control over her steering wheel, and rammed into a truck ahead on the correct lane."

The woman was stuck in her car until the RAK civil defence and rescue teams used special hydraulic equipment to cut the car and pull her out of the wrecked vehicle, according to the sources.

"The injured woman was provided with the necessary first aid, following which she was rushed to the nearest hospital."

ahmedshaaban@khaleejtimes.com

Ahmed Shaaban Originally from Egypt, I have been in Dubai since December 2005. Before coming here, I worked as an English language instructor, chief En/Ar translator, proofreader, reporter in Egypt and Qatar. I have also worked as a reporter, correspondent and simultaneous translator with two satellite channels in Dubai. I have a masters degree in media, Cairo University, 2014, a bachelor degree in English language and translation, Ain Shams University, Cairo, 1996, and three post-graduate diplomas in English language and Instruction. With over 19 years of experience in translation, interpretation, EFL instruction, and reporting. I am interested in technology, aviation, politics, as well as community, parliament and defence issues. I enjoy reading, writing, exercising, and surfing the web.

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Publication:Khaleej Times (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Date:Oct 12, 2017
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