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Video: Final moments of ambulance crash into truck captured by road camera in Oman

by REJIMON K
A screen grab of accident's video
READER WARNING: This video contains graphic footage of the accident, viewers of a sensitive disposition should make a decision whether to watch.

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Video: Final moments of ambulance crash into truck captured by road camera in Oman
READER WARNING: This video contains graphic footage of the accident, viewers of a sensitive disposition should make a decision whether to watch.
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Video: Final moments of ambulance crash into truck captured by road camera in Oman
READER WARNING: This video contains graphic footage of the accident, viewers of a sensitive disposition should make a decision whether to watch.
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NOC for sale: OMR2,000 price tag for No Objection Certificate in Oman
Expatriate employees claim on social media that their bosses are asking huge sums to give them a No Objection Certificate
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NOC for sale: OMR2,000 price tag for No Objection Certificate in Oman
Expatriate employees claim on social media that their bosses are asking huge sums to give them a No Objection Certificate
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Video: Final moments of ambulance crash into truck captured by road camera in Oman
READER WARNING: This video contains graphic footage of the accident, viewers of a sensitive disposition should make a decision whether to watch.
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