VIDEO: Car driven by Omani national swept away by overflowing river
Muscat: A car was swept away as its Omani owner was trying to drive away from the Wadi Al-Mahalil river which started overflowing suddenly.
Video recordings posted on social media websites showed Omanis dressed in traditional white thoubs as they run for shelter away from the flooding river.
A weather monitoring website posted the video on its portal, said Times of Oman.
Torrential rain lashed other areas of Oman, replenishing rivers in Nakhal and Al-Awabi.