The Sikh pilgrims were from the northwestern city of Peshawar and were returning home from a visit to the shrine of Nankana Sahib in Sheikhupura.
The accident happened just before 8am on Sunday on westbound Interstate 63 in York County near Williamsburg, Virginia State Police Sgt. Michelle Anaya said. No fatalities were reported, but it took crews hours to clear the roadway and reopen all lanes of traffic.
The accident, which took place in the Al Mina street tunnel in Abu Dhabi, due to overspeeding, has left the vehicle completely mangled.
A drunk driver slammed his pickup truck into a group of children in Sydney, killing two sisters, their brother and a cousin and seriously injuring three others, police alleged on Sunday.
The deceased worker was transferred to the morgue, while the injured were rushed to the hospital to receive the necessary medical assistance.
Four people were killed and 11 others injured in a traffic accident involving a labour transport bus and a lorry on Emirates Road on Saturday.
The video shared by Abu Dhabi Police shows the person not using the pedestrian crossing. Concerning the matter, the police have urged pedestrians to adhere to safe crossing, and to use bridges and tunnels.
The accident happened when a 14-passenger minibus veered off and crashed into the cement barrier on the right side of the road before it caught fire.
"The number of footbridges constructed in Dubai soared from 13 bridges in 2006 to 116 bridges in 2020. RTA plans to build another 34 footbridges during the period 2021-2026, which will bring the total number of pedestrian bridges to 150 bridges," he noted.