Traffic woes in Dubai due to accidents
Dubai: Motorists faced major delays late afternoon on Sunday as major accidents affected several popular routes used by commuters.
The road snag started at around 4pm, when Dubai Police reported an accident on Sharjah-bound Lane of Emirates Road before Khawaneej on the Dubai-Sharjah highway.
As of 6.05 pm, the main Al Ittihad Road that connects Dubai and Sharjah also faced heavy traffic.
Long tailbacks on Sharjah-bound Al Ittihad Road early evening on Monday. Google maps
Heavy traffic was also reported on Mohammad Bin Zayed Road (E311), the Airport Tunnel towards Muhaisnah (D62) and a stretch road from Mirdif to Muhaisnah (Dh56). Google maps
Earlier in the afternoon, heavy traffic congestion was reported on Al Khail Road towards the Business Bay crossing due to an accident.
Traffic started to ease by around 6.30pm.