Jeddah highway is an extremely busy highway. The traffic there is amazingly heavy all day long. Drives remain cautious while driving their vehicles on the very highway. Being concerned about the traffic on the highway, the traffic authorities are always alert.[irp]
On such a busy highway, if someone jumps out of a moving car to attack another vehicle, he is surely putting many lives at risk. However, a person recently performed the very stunt. A man from vehicle identified as Honda Civic, jumped off at a nearby vehicle to attack it and posed danger to those traveling through the Jeddah highway.
The video clip of the whole incident went viral on social media. Twitter and Facebook were flooded with the video clip along with it people posted statements that condemn the stunt performed by the men. People are amazed at the person performing the stunt and asked for punishing the men who were involved in it.
All of them, the man, the driver and fellow men in the vehicle, have risked lives of others. Also, they have tried to attack the nearby vehicle. The people have asked authorities to take a timely action. This incident cannot be ignored as it was performed on the highway, had it been any other road it would not have been a great deal.
But the fact is that the stunt or act of violence was performed on the highway which is a serious matter. The police and Jeddah highway authority tracked down the men and arrested them. The driver, the actual criminal and the fellow men in the car are in custody of the police and are under investigation.
The police have not disclosed the motives behind their stunt, yet have assured that they will be referring these criminals to the prosecution. This is a serious matter and authorities shall take necessary steps. Also, some people have pointed out that traffic laws shall be made strict so that people would think twice before performing such dangerous and risky acts on highways.
We hope that the authorities would come up with a wise action so that others would learn from it and never drive recklessly on the roads especially highways.
Source: Khaleej Times