Three men in Dubai received minor injuries after an SUV suddenly crashed into the front store of the workplace after the driver had reportedly lost control of the vehicle according to the police on Monday.
According to Brigadier Ahmed Thani bin Galita, Director of the Al Raffa Police Station, the unidentified driver had lost control of the vehicle when he attempted to switch lanes on the road.
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3 Workers Injured as SUV Crashes Into Dubai Store
However, instead of hitting the breaks, the driver reportedly stepped on the gas, causing the vehicle to climb towards the sidewalk and smash the storefront, shattering the glass windows.
In the photos shared by the Dubai police on social media, the SUV can be seen to have rammed into the front of the store, leaving the glass window in shambles.
Workers who were in the store at the time of the accident had to be treated for minor injuries. Legal action will be taken against the driver, the police said.
In line with this, Brig Ghalita urged drivers to keep their eyes on the road at all times, especially when turning from one road to another.