Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 19 March 2019

UAE traffic: Delays on many roads in the country

Heavy traffic built up in several areas in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah

Rush hour traffic in Abu Dhabi. Mona Al Marzooqi / The National
Rush hour traffic in Abu Dhabi. Mona Al Marzooqi / The National

Slow moving traffic was reported today on many roads with the usual congestion on E311 Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Road from Al Atain to Al Badia in Sharjah and on D89 - Airport Road from Nad Al Shaba to Umm Ramool.

Commuters should expect delays on E44 - Al Awir Road from Al Warqa'a 1 to Ras Al Khor, on Warsan 4 around D67 - Al Manama street, on D63 - Al Qudra Street from Sports City to Studio City and on D61 - Hessa Street From Sport City, Dubai to Damac Hills.

In Abu Dhabi, an accident was reported at 7:21am by police on Sheikh Zayed Street after Hazza Bin Zayed Street outbound blocking the left lane and was cleared at 7:34am.

Traffic was building on Al Falah Street, on 31st street in Al Shamkha, on Al Salam Street, on Salama Bint Butti Street and on Street - 16 in Khalifa City.

Another accident was reported at 8.01am on Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street after Salama Bint Butti exit inbound, blocking the middle lane.

Abu Dhabi police urged motorists to be cautious and use an alternative route.


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