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Mahmoud Mohsen, Staff Reporter
An Asian boy and his mother were run over by a car on Wednesday while they crossed a main street, due to speeding driving and the driver's lack of attention.
A tipoff was received on Wednesday by the Operations Room of the Sharjah Police General Headquarters, about a runover accident on one of the main roads in Al Qasimia area.
Instantly after receiving the tipoff, traffic patrols and the national ambulance were rushed to the scene, where it was found the injured child was four years old, and his mother in her thirties.
Rescuers provided first aid to the injured and the child whose injuries were moderate was taken to Kuwait Hospital. The mother however was taken to the intensive care unit at Al Qasimi Hospital due to her severe injuries.
The incident file was referred to the competent police for further procedures.
An Imam and his wife passed away in a traffic accident in Al Saiwah area on Sharjah-Maliha Road on Friday.
A 17-month-old Arab girl died after being run over by a neighbour’s car in front of the family’s house in the Maliha area of Sharjah.
Two of the passengers died at the scene, while the third was transferred to Dhaid hospital
In the video, which has gone viral on social media, it can be seen that after her body was laid out on the station platform, her son kept playing and trying to wake her up.
The authorities have laid down conditions, that is wearing medical masks and gloves by staffs and visitors, booking appointment for service, as well as sanitising the centre and salon continuously to ensure the safety and health of public.
A total of 28,404,603 adult elective surgical operations from 71 countries have been estimated to be either delayed or consequently cancelled while the world awaits for a vaccine against the SARS-CoV2 virus and the finality of the five-month COVID19 global crisis.