A young Bahraini escaped death as his car deteriorated and flipped over, the Ministry of Interior announced through its official social media accounts. 

Preliminary information of the accident, which occurred today morning on Shaikh Hamad Al-Subah Street near Hamad Town, indicated that the young driver lost control of the wheels and the car deteriorated. According to reports, the car flipped over twice. While he sustained minor injuries. Causes of the accident are thought to be high speed, lack of attention, and non-compliance with the traffic regulations. 

Traffic police were present at the site and closed the road precautionary to prevent traffic jams. The driver was transferred to the nearest hospital for necessary treatment, while the vehicle was totally damaged. 

The Ministry of Interior in cooperation with the General Directorate of Civil Defense and the General Directorate of Traffic stated that they initiated an investigation into the accident to figure out the circumstances of the incident.