The Ministry of Interior announced that an Asian died after being hit by a car.
There are not sufficient official details on the accident, which occurred near Duraz area on Budaiya Road. But preliminary information indicates that the 33-year-old Asian was on his way to cross the road when a careless driver hit him.
Witnesses stated that the driver, whose identity is still unknown, tried to avoid hitting the decedent but could not due to high speed and lack of attention.
Traffic police were present at the site and closed the road precautionary to prevent traffic jams until the ambulance arrives. The decedent was reported to have suffered severe injuries.
The Ministry of Interior in cooperation with the General Directorate of Traffic stated that they initiated an investigation into the accident to figure out the circumstances of the incident.