A multi-car accident caused horrible long jams today afternoon, this went viral after being announced by the Ministry of Interior on its official social media accounts.
The traffic accident, which received massive number views and comments as the video was widely circulated, occurred today on Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Highway which is an essential road between Manama, Hamad Town, Riffa, Saar, and many other areas and some new housing projects.
Causes of the accident that occurred near Al-Qadam roundabout towards Hamad Town, are still unknown as no official details have been revealed yet. But preliminary information indicated that was due to exceeding speed limits and not complying with traffic rules.
As the accident caused huge and long traffic jams, police were present at the scene to facilitate the flow of traffic until the traffic police arrived and removed the car. The Ministry of Interior in cooperation with the General Directorate of Traffic stated that they initiated an investigation into the accident.