Kuwait Airways worker killed in freak accident

The victim’s body covered at the site of the accident

KUWAIT: A Kuwait Airways ground technician died in an accident reported at Kuwait International Airport on Monday, the airline announced. The incident happened while the worker was towing a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft at Terminal 4, Kuwait Airways posted on its Twitter account. It did not explain how the accident happened. An investigation was opened to determine the cause of the accident, the carrier noted.

Fatal crash
A Kuwaiti man succumbed to his wounds when his vehicle flipped over on Salmi Road. Forensics and the coroner arrived at the scene and recovered the body. An investigation was opened to reveal the cause of the crash, Al-Rai reported.

Ramadan violations
Director of NGOs and Foundations Huda Al-Rashid said five citations were issued for violating rules of donation collection on the first night of the holy month of Ramadan by inspection teams formed to monitor the 16th project to collect donations. The team is formed by the social affairs, commerce, awqaf, interior and municipality ministries, reported Al-Rai.

Firemen greeted
Director General of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate Lt Gen Khalid Al-Mikrad visited the Abdullah Port, Um Al-Haiman, Nuwaiseeb, Wafra and Kout fire stations south of the country to greet firemen on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan.

By Hanan Al-Saadoun and Agencies

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