Taxi driver hit by drunk motorist on Palm Jumeirah


By Siham Al Najami, Staff Reporter

Dubai: A Pakistani taxi driver was hit by an Emirati man who was under the influence of alcohol on Monday morning.

Palm Jumeirah
Palm Jumeirah

According to the traffic department of Dubai Police, the taxi driver was dropping off a passenger at Palm Jumeirah and was hit by a drunk motorist.

The driver went out of the vehicle to open the back seat door for the passenger when the speeding car hit him.

The accident happened at around 4:20am.