Temporary traffic diversion announced on Al Mazrooah Interchange

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Ashghal has announced that a temporary traffic diversion will be in place on Al Mazrooah Interchange on the North Road.

The diversion will facilitate the construction of a multi-level junction as part of the work of the New Orbital Highway and Truck Route.

As such, commuters on the bridge will be shifted onto a parallel route for a distance of 1.8km long.


Further, the northeast exit ramp and northwest entry ramp at Al Mazrooah Interchange connecting traffic from and to the Temporary Truck Route (TTR) and Al Shamal Road will be closed.

Speed limit will be reduced to 50 km/hour while the speed limit on Al Shamal Road main carriageway remains at 80 km/ hour.

The diversion, designed in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic, starts Thursday midnight and will last until 4am on Sunday (December 10).