Media Release

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF IPOH RIGHT LANE KM273.3 TO KM272.2 NORTHBOUND FOR EMERGENCY MAINTENANCE WORKS TO BE CARRIED OUT DUE TO SINKHOLE

 PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) wishes to alert all highway customers travelling northbound to drive with care as the right lane from KM273.3 and KM272.2 between Ipoh South and Ipoh North Interchange on the North-South Expressway (NSE) has been closed temporarily for urgent maintenance works due to a sinkhole detected this morning. The PLUSRonda team detected the sinkhole during their regular patrolling at 7:44 am and acted to close the lane temporarily for the safety of highway customers.

At present only one sinkhole was detected however PLUS shall continue to monitor the surrounding areas as a precautionary safety measure. Highway customers are advised to drive cautiously and follow all traffic alert signages at the area.  The left lane on the stretch will be fully opened after the maintenance works completed and is verified safe for highway customers usage.

Traffic updates will be posted on the PLUS website, www.plus.com and social media platforms including Twitter PLUSTrafik, PLUS Malaysia Facebook as well as PLUS App and PLUS electronic signages located at strategic sites along the highway.

PLUS TUTUP SEMENTARA LORONG KANAN KM273.3 – KM272.2 IPOH ARAH UTARA UNTUK KERJA-KERJA PENYELENGGARAAN SEGERA LUBANG BENAM (SINKHOLE)

PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) ingin mengingatkan semua pelanggan yang sedang dalam perjalanan ke arah utara untuk memandu dengan berhati – hati berikutan penutupan sementara lorong kanan di antara  di KM273.3 dan KM272.2 di laluan antara  Persimpangan Ipoh Selatan dan Ipoh Utara di Lebuhraya Utara-Selatan untuk membolehkan kerja-kerja penyelengaraan segera dilaksanakan berikutan penemuan lubang benam pagi ini.

Pasukan PLUSRonda mengesan lubang benam pada pukul 7.44 pagi dan bertindak menutup lorong buat sementara waktu demi keselamatan pelanggan lebuh raya. Pada masa ini hanya satu lubang benam dikesan dan PLUS akan terus memantau kawasan sekitar sebagai langkah keselamatan.

Pelanggan lebuh raya dinasihatkan untuk memandu dengan berhati-hati dan mengikuti semua papan tanda amaran lalu lintas di kawasan tersebut. Lorong kiri di laluan akan dibuka sepenuhnya selepas kerja-kerja penyelenggaraan selesai dan disahkan selamat untuk kegunaan pelanggan lebuh raya.

Untuk maklumat terkini mengenai perkembangan trafik di laluan yang terjejas, sila rujuk @PLUSTrafik Twitter, aplikasi PLUS Mobile dan papan tanda elektronik PLUS di lokasi strategik di sepanjang lebuh raya.

 

 

 PLUSLine: 1-800-88-0000

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