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01 December 2023

Car turns turtle; Sheikh Zayed Road traffic jam

Commuters are being advised to avoid the stretch, or find alternatives. (File)

By Bindu Rai

A car has reportedly flipped over on E11 near the border town of Saih Sheib, between Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

Eyewitness state the car has turned turtle near exit 403, heading north.

Emergency vehicles are reportedly on the scene.

On Sheikh Zayed Road, a traffic jam being is reported near interchange four, heading north into Dubai, with two minor crashes, one near the Mall of the Emirates and the other near the Dubai Garden Centre.

Tailbacks are being reported beyond Dubai Media City, along with congestion in the internal feeder arteries such as Hessa Street and major roads in Tecom, which connect to E11.

Drivers are being cautioned to take alternatives such as Al Khail or Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road when heading northbound.
The latter highway is also facing a sticky spot at two different intersections, one near the Al Ain exit past Global Village, while another is southbound near the connection of Maliha Road; reportedly