A videograb shows the car approaching the fuel dispenser in Jeddah.
A fire broke out at a petrol station in the Saudi city of Jeddah after a car collided with the oil dispenser.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the driver lost control of the vehicle.
After the fire broke out, all the station workers fled the scene.
Passers-by managed to extinguish the fire.
The Civil Defense in Makkah region stated that it followed up with the incident and made sure that the fire was completely extinguished.
A video clip circulating on social media showed a number of people rushing to extinguish the fire that started as a result of the collision.
The clip also showed all the station workers fled the site despite the fact it was a small fire.
A demand has been growing ever since calling for the need to train all workers on how to act when a fire breaks out and how to put it out.
The car driver hit a motorcyclist during a rally at midnight on Friday on the bridge at the intersection of King Khalid with the Southern Ring Road. The authorities identified the man in less than 24 hours.
When the Civil Defence men reached the accident site, one of them recognised the car. To his horror, it turned out to be his father’s vehicle. His two sisters were also inside the vehicle.
According to police report, a young man in his twenties was driving on the Al-Qusbah-Al-Sadr road, east of Makkah. The motorist was surprised by the presence of a camel on the loose in front him. He could not swerve and hit the animal.
Community members of all age groups and backgrounds in the UAE celebrated Pakistan’s 75th Independence Day with national zeal. Like every year, the major flag-hoisting ceremony was held in the premises of the Pakistan Embassy in Abu Dhabi which was led by Imtiaz Feroz Gondal, Charge d’Affaires.
Under the patronage of Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, the 11th annual edition of the International Government Communication Forum (IGCF) will take place on Sept.28 and 29, 2022, at Expo Centre Sharjah. Vibrant discussions centred around this year’s theme “Challenges and Solutions,” will be led by senior public officials, thought leaders and government communication experts.
The patriotic zest was all too evident in the diplomatic missions of Pakistan in the country. The celebratory spirit gripped the Pakistan Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Pakistan Consulate in Dubai, where Consul General Hassan Afzal Khan graced the events.