MAKKAH: A Saudi citizen crashed his dashing automobile into the outer gates of the Masjid-al-Haram in Makkah late Friday, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
Visuals posted on social media present the automobile ploughing by the barricades within the courtyard earlier than driving straight into one of many giant doorways.
In a tweet, the Makkah area confirmed that there have been no casualties, including that the driving force was in an uncommon situation. It added that the accident was attributable to a automobile drifting and touring in excessive pace at close by roads within the southern sq. of the Grand Mosque.
The man has been arrested and referred to the general public prosecution.