Two died in a traffic accident on King Fahad Causeway towards Saudi Arabia between a car and a truck, Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior reported on Wednesday.
Two others were also seriously injured in the collision. A video of the harrowing accident went viral on social media.
According to a statement issued by Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior:
A serious traffic accident occurred in the morning on King Fahad Causeway towards Saudi Arabia between a car and a truck. Two died and two seriously injured. Relevant procedures are being taken.
In the video, the truck seems to have exploded into a ball of fire as first responders tried to put out the blaze and rescue the injured.
Source: Khaleej Times