KUWAIT CITY, Aug 6: Three Asian laborers died and three others sustained injuries after they were hit by a vehicle driven by a Kuwaiti citizen in his 30s at the entrance of Mubarak Al-Abdullah area in West Mishref. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about the accident, securitymen and paramedics rushed to the location.
The corpses were referred to the Forensics Department, and the injured victims were referred to the Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital. The Kuwaiti motorist has been detained. Reportedly, the victims were working at a construction site near the location of the accident.
Meanwhile, an Asian expatriate sustained injuries when his vehicle toppled on King Fahad Expressway near Messila area. Securitymen and paramedics rushed to the scene after receiving information about the accident. The victim was referred to the nearest hospital for treatment. The vehicle was removed from the road, and the traffic was organized.
By Munaif Nayef Al-Seyassah Staff and Agencies