A videograb shows a shell-shocked bikers sitting on the bonnet of the car after the accident.
Gulf Today Report
A horrific traffic accident was witnessed in Brazil, which sparked controversy among social media users, due to a dog.
A video clip of the accident that took place last Friday in the state of Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil, has been doing the rounds on Social media, showing a dog trying to cross a busy intersection road. A red hatchback car stopped allowing it to cross.
While the car was waiting on Rio Branco Street, a negligent biker hit the car rear end, causing the rider to flip from the two-wheeler and land on the windshield of the car.
The motorcyclist got up from the windshield after it was shattered.
It appeared that he had not suffered serious injuries, while passersby stood watching the scene in astonishment.
The social media users entered into a discussion about who was at fault in this accident.
Some blamed the car driver for suddenly stopping in the busy road, others said that the biker should have focused on the road and left sufficient distance between vehicles.
However, in such scenarios the biker would be blamed for not leaving sufficient distance between vehicles.
As for the dog, it decided midway to not to cross the road.
The taxi driver without noticing the traffic, entered the intersection only to be hit and mowed by a fuel tanker and then collided with an empty school bus coming from the opposite direction.
Authorities said late Monday that beyond the 18 fatalities, they had rescued 46 survivors and 30 others were still missing — meaning there were far more people on board than initially believed.
According to Parana's Federal Highway Police, the bus carrying 54 persons had departed from Florianopolis, capital of Santa Catarina state, on its way further south to Foz do Iguacu, a Brazilian town bordering Argentina and Paraguay.
Qatar's Interior Ministry described the building as a four-story structure in Doha's Bin Durham neighborhood. It said rescuers found seven survivors, while the one person killed had been inside the building at the time of the collapse.
A large number of diplomatic corps, officials of the UAE, prominent business individuals and Pakistani community residing in the UAE participated in the event.
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