Four people died and a minor sustained injuries when their car crashed at the Nasiriyah area of Al Ain while racing on the streets.
Brigadier Salem Bin Barak Al-Dhahiri, Director of the Traffic department of the Al-Ain district of Traffic and Patrols Department in the central operations sector, said preliminary investigations attributed the cause of the accident as overspeeding and sudden change of lanes.
The vehicles lost control and crashed.
He advised users of the road to abide by the traffic laws and regulations.
He also called on users to desist from overspeeding to maintain public safety.
The injured individual has been transferred to hospital for treatment.