Dubai Police have urged motorists to be more cautious while driving in fog as 29 traffic accidents were recorded on Dubai roads, an official said.
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23 September 2020, 12:00 AM
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Alert issued after 29 road accidents in 9 hours due to fog in Dubai on today (22 September). Drivers urged to reduce speed, keep distance between vehicles during foggy conditions.
Colonel Turki Bin Fares, Director of Command and Control Center at the Operation Department in Dubai Police, said they received 2,034 emergency calls during the foggy weather.
He said that Dubai Police recorded 29 traffic accidents between midnight until 9am on Tuesday.
Moreover, Colonel Jumaa Salem Bin Suwaidan, Deputy Director of Traffic Department at Dubai Police, called upon drivers to follow speed limits while driving in foggy weather.
“Drivers should follow weather warnings as accidents in foggy weather can be very dangerous due to poor visibility,” Col Bin Fares said in a statement.