UAE traffic: Accidents cause delays on Dubai roads

 khaleejtimes.com  08/01/2019 06:25:39  5  Web Report/Dubai

Web Report/Dubai

Filed on August 1, 2019 | Last updated on August 1, 2019 at 11.00 am
UAE traffic, traffic updates, UAE roads, Sharjah traffic

Motorists faced significant delays in Dubai and Sharjah during the rush hour commute on Thursday morning.

Dubai Police reported the accident today morning and advised motorists to take caution and take alternative routesto avoid long delays.

"An Accident on Al Ittihad Road from Sharjah towards Dubai. Please be extra cautious and take alternative ways," the Dubai Police said on Twitter.

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In another tweet, the police also advised to take alternative route after an accident was reported on Airport Road opposite Dubai Airport, Terminal 1.

#TrafficUpdate | Stalled vehicle on Airport Rd. opposite Dubai Airport, Terminal 1, coming from Airport Rd. Intersection. Please be extra cautious and take alternative ways.

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According to the Google Maps, commuters travelling on E44 Al Warqa road to Ras Al Khor area were caught in long queues.

Meanwhile in Sharjah, traffic movement is extremely slow on E 311 Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Road from Sharjah Airport heading towards Dubai.

Roads headed from Al Nahda and Al Wahda streets towards Dubai witnessed heavy traffic.

Tailbacks were also reported on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road from Sharjah Industrial Area towards Dubai.


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