A bus caught fire in Al Khail Road on Monday – 17th August 2020.
The Dubai Civil Defense team from Al Quoz were able to control the fire in 9 minutes.
Dubai Authorities Control Bus Fire on Al Khail Road
At 5:29pm, Dubai Civil Defense received a call about a fire and immediately rushed to the scene and managed to put it out.
Fortunately, no casualties were reported.
Below is a Post from UAEBarq about this report:
Monday 17th August 2020
Dubai Civil Defence, Al Quoz team managed to extinguish a blaze caught in a bus on AL Khail road after the Dubai Mall Bridge within 9 minutes. The team rushed to the scene after 7 minutes from receiving the report at 5:29pm and no casualties were reported.
— UAE BARQ (@UAE_BARQ_EN) August 17, 2020
Below are news posts about the said incident:
— Gulf News (@gulf_news) August 17, 2020
A bus caught fire on Monday, August 17 on Al Khail road in the direction of Abu Dhabi-bound traffic. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and take alternative routes if possible. Photo: Shihab/Khaleej Times pic.twitter.com/qfeJ39WIMc
— Khaleej Times (@khaleejtimes) August 17, 2020
To all residents, please be advised of important contact numbers to dial in cases of emergency:
- Police – 999
- Ambulance – 998
- Air Ambulance – 999
- Fire Emergency – 997
- Marine Emergencies – 996