Truck swept out to sea in Oman
January 9, 2018 | 12:22 PM
by Times News Service
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Muscat: A truck has been swept out to sea at Al Sawadi beach in Barka, emergency services have reported.

Rescuers from the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) were at the scene.

"Further to the report of truck drowning at Al Sawadi beach in Barka, after confirmation by the water rescue teams there are no people inside the truck," PACDA said.

It was earlier reported that people may have been stuck inside the truck.

"A report of a truck stuck in the Al Sawadi sea in Barka, with the presence of people inside it. Water rescue teams from the Civil Defence and Ambulance Department in South Batinah are on site," PACDA announced online earlier.

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