Kalba’a police arrested a 27-year old Emirati female driver who rammed into a child and fled from the accident site, according to Al Ittihad newspaper.
The child was seriously injured in the horrific accident and had to be rushed to the hospital.
The accident took place on Sheikh Saeed Al Qasimi Road in Kalba’a. The Kalba’a police station received a call at 5pm on Monday from an eyewitness who watched in horror as a speeding car driven by a woman hit a child and sped off.
The police officials rushed to the accident site along with an ambulance which took the injured child immediately to Kalba’a General Hospital for treatment. The child was admitted into the intensive care.
The police traced the car and arrested the lady driver.
The case has been referred to the Kalba’a public prosecution.