Muscat: Four Omanis travelling on a bus to perform Umrah were killed in a tragic road crash in Saudi capital Riyadh after their vehicle met with an accident.
According to the sources, the accident took place in the early hours of Tuesday.
"There are two men and two women among the causalities. Ten people who suffered injuries are undergoing treatment," an official at Royal Oman Police told Times of Oman.
Meanwhile, the police also added that rumours spreading in social networking sites are not true. However, pictures circulating on Whatsapp show that the bus has a capacity of carrying 15 passengers.
There are unconfirmed reports that the passengers hail from Al Rustaq.