SMART tunnel closed following flash flood at MRR2

  • Nation Premium
  • Friday, 23 Aug 2013

Traffic slowed to a crawl along Jalan Kuching after a heavy downpour early Friday morning.

PETALING JAYA: Flash floods have been reported at the Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2), causing a traffic standstill in the area Friday morning.
A spokesman from Kuala Lumpur City Hall's Integrated Transport Information System (DBKLItis) said flash floods were reported at Ulu Klang heading towards Ampang near Kampung Pasir.

"We have received reports on the flash flood from 7am from the public but we are not very sure when the flood started to happen," he said.
Meanwhile, PLUS said The Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel (SMART) Tunnel has been closed to help divert the excess flood water.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In Nation

SEA Games: King, Queen congratulate national shooter Nurul Syasya Nadiah, men’s karate team for winning gold Premium
Johor Umno targeting to win 20 parliamentary seats in GE15 Premium
Most evacuees return home as Sipitang flood situation improves Premium
'BMWs shouldn't enjoy same fuel subsidy as Kancils', says Azmin Premium
Perak aims to attract six million domestic tourists in 2022 Premium
Haj hopefuls who failed health screening should accept decision, says Idris Premium
Kit Siang is retired, debate me instead, says DAP lawmaker to Najib Premium
Last survivor of infamous Sandakan POW camp succumbs to Covid-19 Premium
US companies agree to invest RM16.25bil in Malaysia, says Azmin after trade mission Premium
Covid-19: No more free jabs for kids after May 31, says deputy minister Premium

Others Also Read