An-Najah News - Saudi firefighters succeeded in controlling a huge fire that broke out yesterday evening in an oil tanker on the Makkah-Jeddah highway as a result of a traffic accident.


The Emirate of Makkah Al-Mukarramah region said on its Twitter account: "The Makkah-Jeddah highway fire was brought under control, which resulted in the burning of the tanker and 10 vehicles, without causing any injuries."


Vehicles on the Makkah-Jeddah highway towards Makkah were also diverted to the old road due to the traffic accident.