On 18th January 2020, A Driver crashed her Hyundai Santafe into two shops. The incident took place in Al-Qouz Center located in the south of Al-Qunfudah. Al Qunfudah is located near the Al Bahah and Taif region of Saudi Arabia. Below are the more details and a picture of the incident.
The picture below shows the outside of the two shops. You can see the glass shattered on the road. The car was blocking the way of other people and the driver was asked to move a bit further. But instead of using the brake pedal, the driver used accelerator. The panic causes the driver to lose control of the car.
Fortunately, no one got harmed in the accident including shoppers, workers, and the driver. The brother of the female driver guaranteed to pay all the damages caused by this incident.
These types of accidents are not very unusual in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. But we have seen many severe and shocking accidents in the past. Because of these reasons, the traffic police are introducing more laws and regulations continuously. It is expected that the traffic police may introduce more strictness to improve traffic conditions in Saudi Arabia.