UAE traffic: Many areas of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah congested
Cars crawling along on the morning commute
Traffic was slow in many areas of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah this morning.
Traffic was crawling on D-68 Al Khail Street near Business Bay and on E-611 Emirates Road in Dubai.
Abu Dhabi saw heavy traffic on Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street near Danat Al Emarat Hospital and on E22 Abu Dhabi/Al Ain Road near Sas Al Nakhel.
The E10 Um Al Nar/Al Shahama Road saw traffic move at an average speed of 28 km/hr before 8am.
Sharjah was similarly slow. On E311 Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, cars were moving at 21km/hr whereas on on D-62 Beirut Street near Al Madina Mall, traffic was moving at 8 km/hr.
Al Ittihad Street had traffic moving at 17 km/hr. D-95 Baghdad Street near Dubai Millennium School saw cars moving at 6 km/hr.
An accident on Emirates Road, later lead to congestion in the area.
“Traffic jam due to An #accident on Emirates Rd coming from Sharjah before Al Aweer bridge, please be extra cautious” tweeted Dubai Police.
Updated: October 10, 2018 08:18 AM