Shortcut also got Traffic Jam

Ha ha ha ha. Last Friday, when I got off work, I decided to take a short cut since there was no jam. However, when I reached the shortcut, lo and behold, a long queue formed. This was due to the following reasons:

1) They have installed a traffic light there
2) The road have developed big potholes with heavy vehicles going to and fro

Lots of cars at both sides

From GoogleEarth, the location is: