Citizen injured in drifting incident

MUSCAT: A citizen was seriously injured during a drifting stunt in the Wilayat of Jaalan Bani Bu Hassan in the Sharqiya Governorate on Monday. The Royal Oman Police (ROP) arrested his friend for the reckless stunt.

According to an ROP source, the citizen was drifting his car when his friend fell off the vehicle and was knocked down by the vehicle. He was tracked down through a video circulating on social media.

An official ROP source said: “The citizen has suffered serious injuries, including fracture of his arm and the leg. He was shifted to a hospital, while the person performing the drifting stunt was arrested.”

His car has been seized. He has been referred to Prosecution for further proceedings.

By HAMMAM AL BADI