News in Brief
Expat hurt in mishap:
An Egyptian was rushed to Farwaniya Hospital as he suffered from a fracture in his right foot and bruises in different parts of his body when a vehicle knocked him down along the intersection of Ishbiliya and Rehab, says Al-Seyassah.
Securitymen and paramedics rushed to the location after the Operations Unit in the Interior Ministry received information about the accident. They referred the injured Egyptian to the hospital while the Kuwaiti who caused the accident was referred for investigation.
According to the Kuwaiti, he was surprised when the victim crossed the road suddenly and he could not control his vehicle.
A case was registered and the necessary legal action was taken against the Kuwaiti.
In another incident, a speeding vehicle hit an unidentified man in Maidan Hawally and sustained injuries and bruises in different parts of his body.
Three citizens who attacked some officers in Dhaher area in a recent video that went viral on social media have been taken into custody by officers from Public Security Sector, says Al-Seyassah.
A security source said the three suspects had escaped after their arrest and the officers requested backup. He explained that patrolmen arriving at the scene to support the officers crashed with the suspects’ vehicle in a hot chase, during which two of the suspects managed to escape. The third person was arrested and detained, while the other two were apprehended later. A case was registered.
Three inspectors affiliated to the Traffic Department in Jabriya area accused two Kuwaiti citizens of verbally abusing all three of them during a quarrel. A case was registered, says Al-Seyassah.
A security source said they rejected the applications of the two citizens, because they didn’t meet specifications and their transactions couldn’t be completed as a result. A case was registered.