KUWAIT: Four Kuwaitis were killed and six injured after a pick-up truck they were in rammed into a lamppost at Al-Zour Road yesterday. Three of the injured are in critical condition. An investigation was opened to reveal the cause of the accident.

Body found

KUWAIT: A firefighter is seen in a Qurain building where a fire was reported in the basement.

An Egyptian man’s body was found under the rubble after firefighters battled a blaze reported in a cement company in Abdali, where the victim worked. An investigation was opened. Separately, a fire in a Qurain building’s basement caused a woman to suffer minor suffocation. The building was evacuated and the fire was put out by Qurain and Mubarak Al-Kabeer fire stations.

Counterfeit t-shirts

Counterfeit t-shirts confiscated by customs officers.

Customs officers foiled an attempt to smuggle counterfeit brand-named t-shirts. The goods were found aboard a wooden boat arriving from a neighboring country. Samples from the 1,085 t-shirts were sent to concerned authorities, who confirmed they were not genuine.

By Hanan Al-Saadoun