Car on fire on Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai

The car on fire this morning. (C Sala@ Twitter)

A car has reportedly caught fire on Dubai’s Sheikh Zayed Road, with commuters being warned to use alternative routes as Civil Defence crew arrive on the scene.

Images of a white sedan ablaze have also been posted on social media by commuters, with the incident reported near the Nakheel Metro Station, heading north, in the direction of World Trade Centre.

The blaze was reported around 7.30am.

Eyewitnesses report Dubai Police officials are on the scene, however, traffic is building in the area and commuters are being asked to take Al Khail or Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road as alternatives.
 

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