Great fog escape: Dubai traffic survives zero-visibility conditions with no major accidents


By Staff

Dubai seems to have escaped this morning’s zero visibility foggy conditions unscathed.

In previous foggy conditions, several accidents have occurred most of them serious with critical injuries.

However, till noon, amazingly and thankfully, only one accident was reported to the Traffic Department of Dubai Police.

The accident took place in Dubai Investment Park at 8am.

Four cars collided because motorists did not leave enough distance between the vehicles, an official source of Dubai Police told this website.

Nobody was injured.

The UAE woke up this morning to some of the most severe foggy conditions the country has seen this winter season; and according to reports from some early-morning motorists, the worst fog in recent years. More info