(MENAFN - Arab Times) A cleaning worker at Kuwait Municipality died when a truck hit him in Surra.
According to information obtained by the Operations Room at the Interior Ministry, the truck driver did not notice the cleaning worker while making reverse so the vehicle ran over the latter.
Paramedics rushed to the location immediately after receiving information on the incident but the cleaning worker already succumbed to his injuries. The cleaning worker's remains were referred to Forensics and the truck driver was taken to the concerned security department for the necessary legal action.
In an unrelated incident, a 27-year-old Egyptian suffered serious injuries when a speeding vehicle hit him in front of the Fishermen Diwan in Beda'a. He is now confined at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital.
It has been reported the paramedics found the victim in a pool of blood so they rushed him to the hospital. On the other hand, the Kuwaiti who caused the accident is now under police custody for questioning and other legal measures.