Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 14 November 2018

Major delays after crashes on Dubai's Sheikh Zayed Road 

Drivers are facing lengthy hold-ups on the route

Crashes are hampering the morning commute. Chris Whiteoak / The National
Crashes are hampering the morning commute. Chris Whiteoak / The National

Drivers are facing traffic woes on Sheikh Zayed Road after a crash sparked major delays on the morning commute.

An accident on the key traffic route, near Jebel Ali, has caused lengthy tailbacks, stetching back several kilometres.

A crash southbound on the E11 near Al Safa 2 before the Dubai Municipality also caused long delays extending to the Business Bay metro station. Northbound delays extend to Ace Hardware.

There is a 1km southbound delay before the E44 Al Khail Road and D72 junction near Al Barsha, and congestion on all sides of the E77 and E311 intersection near Jebel Al Industrial Area.

The E11 southbound at 09:00am. 
The E11 southbound at 09:00am. 

Sharjah is experiencing heavy traffic this morning on the E11 from the Saif Zone and American University of Sharjah to Abu Shagarah Park.

In Abu Dhabi, there has been a crash on Al Khaleej Al Arabia Street at the junction with 33rd Street before Zayed Sports City. There are no reported delays in the area.

Motorists on the E10 can expect the usual morning traffic by the Eastern Mangroves and into the Al Nahyan district.

Traffic is moving well on the Sheikh Zayed Bridge, with slight congestion inbound on the Maqta and Mussafah bridges.