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Fog in UAE: Police issue warning after multiple accidents cause traffic jam in Dubai

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Filed on June 14, 2020
Dubai, accident, UAE traffic

(Photo by Juidin Bernard/ Khaleej Times)

Dubai Police called on motorists to drive with caution and follow the traffic rules.

Heavy fog and poor visibility has resulted in the slow movement of traffic in different parts of UAE on Sunday morning.

Dubai Police took to Twitter to report an accident on Sheikh Zayed Road near Emirates Towers station towards Abu Dhabi.

 

At 10:15am, the Dubai Police warned motorists about an accident on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road near MCC towards Abu Dhabi. They have also suggested drivers to drive carefully and find alternative routes wherever possible.

 



In another tweet, the police advised drivers to stay cautious and that there would be low visibility due to fog for those driving in Al Aweer area.

According to Google Maps, an accident was reported on E66 Road near Bur Dubai caused tailbacks. Motorists are urged to take alternative routes to avoid long delays.

Fog in UAE: Police issue warning after multiple accidents cause traffic jam in Dubai (KT24272614.PNG)


Heavy traffic congestion was observed on key highways like E311 Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road from Sharjah Industrial area towards Dubai.

Fog in UAE: Police issue warning after multiple accidents cause traffic jam in Dubai (KT24273614.PNG)

Traffic jams were observed on Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Road (E311) around Al Nahda area towards Dubai.

 


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