Dubai: Accidents and bottlenecks blocked traffic flow in Dubai on Thursday, with a number of popular routes brought to a standstill.
At around 6am, a traffic was first reported on the highway of Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed, heading from Sharjah to Dubai. Traffic near Dubai International Airport, especially close to Amman Street, crawled with slow-moving traffic.
By 8am, Shaikh Zayed Road was also one of the main roads affected by traffic jams after an accident happened after Times Square, Sharjah-bound, followed by another accident near the Umm Suqeim exit.
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Drivers on Ras Al Khor Road faced delays due to an accident in the industrial area, in the direction woards Dubai.