Faisal Abdullah Mohammed Al Haisoum. File
An Emirati, Faisal Abdullah Mohammed Al Haisoum, 40, on Tuesday succumbed to his injuries after spending around three days in the hospital.
The deceased had a traffic accident last Friday after visiting the grave of his mother, who died at the end of November 2019.
The deceased was paid the last honours in Julphar area in Ras Al Khaimah and was buried in Al Hudaiba graveyard after the funeral prayers were performed after Zohr prayers on Tuesday.
Nawaf Abdullah Al Haisoum, the deceased’s younger brother, said his brother was single and had 9 brothers and 5 sisters, adding that he used to work as a supervisor for Adnoc in Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
He explained that the accident took place on the new ring road in Ras Al Khaimah near Jebel Jais-Seeh Al Nurairat exit at around 6:30pm on January 17, adding that his brother’s car overturned causing serious injuries to him. The victim was taken to the Saqr Government Hospital, where he died on the fourth day.
The deceased’s brother, who used to be a football player in Al Rams Club, said his brother was very fond of his mother and was shocked by her death, adding that he used to visit her grave in Al Rams graveyard to the north of Ras Al Khaimah City every week after Friday prayers.
The deceased visited his mother’s grave and was going to see some friends when the mishap occurred, his brother said.
The 13-year-old boy was driving the vehicle. The teen did not have a driving licence.
Al Naqbi pointed out that police patrols and a national ambulance rushed to the scene of the accident and transferred the body to the hospital for delivery to the victim’s parents.
The man was immediately airlifted to Al Fujairah hospital.
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