Amman, A Jordanian truck driver died after he was run over on the Kuwaiti-Saudi border (Al-Salmi port).

The driver was taken by helicopter to the hospital in critical condition, but he died this morning, an official source said on Monday.

Spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Sufian Qudah, said that Jordan's Ambassador to Kuwait Saqr Abu Shattal, has been following up on the incident, adding that the ambassador visited the citizen in the hospital yesterday evening, but medical reports indicated he was in a very critical condition.

"The embassy, along with the Kuwaiti authorities, are investigating the incident," he added, noting that the ministry's operations center is coordinating with the consulate in Kuwait to transfer the body of the deceased to the Kingdom at the request of his family,

Source: Jordan News Agency