Bahraini couple killed in Saudi crash tragedy
RIYADH: A Bahraini couple was killed in a horrific car accident in Quway’iyah, 200km off Riyadh, yesterday. Four other family members, including a child, were seriously injured. Six others were taken to the Quway’iyah Hospital for treatment for minor injuries. Diplomatic adviser at Bahrain Embassy Abdulaziz Al Ameeri said the accident occurred following a tyre burst in the vehicle used by the 12-member family returning from Umrah. Bahrain’s Ambassador to Riyadh Shaikh Humood bin Abdulla Al Khalifa has ordered a team from the embassy to assess the conditions of those injured and follow up on their treatment.