Heavy traffic on major highways as city folks return after Raya hols

Heavy traffic was reported from the tunnel at Genting Sempah on Saturday. - LLM Trafik twitter

PETALING JAYA: Traffic is slow-moving along the North-South Expressway and Kuala-Lumpur Karak Highway on Saturday (May 7) as holidaymakers make their way back after the Hari Raya holidays.

According to PLUS Twitter traffic page, the KL-Karak Highway was experiencing high traffic, from Lentang to Bukit Tinggi and before the exit at Gombak toll plaza at 8.49am.

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Traffic was also heavy from Kuala Terengganu toll plaza from the town centre.

Slow-moving traffic was also detected from Bukit Gantang R & R to Bukit Berapit, north Ipoh to Simpang Pulai, Gopeng to Tapah and Bidor to Sungkai.

Those travelling from the tunnel at Genting Sempah to Gombak are advised to be careful as there was an accident which blocked the left lane.

The traffic flow at the Menora tunnel is still high near the Simpang Pulai stop and drivers are advised to be cautious.

However, there were no major accidents reported and traffic has been flowing smoothly on both sides.

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