Five dead, several hurt in Asir accidents
ABHA — At least five people were killed in two separate accidents in the Asir region on Friday. Red Crescent spokesman Ahmed Ibrahim Asiri said the operations room received a report that a car carrying two people overturned on the coastal road near the armed forces recreation park. A paramedic team arrived at the scene and found the driver already dead. His injured companion was rushed to Al-Qahma Hospital by a passerby. Meanwhile, two cars collided at the Afra roundabout in Balqarn, killing four people, including two children. Seven other people sustained various injuries in accidents elsewhere in the region.