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Traffic app Waze crowdsources fuel-shortage info

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 3rd October, 2021 04:21:29 PM
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Traffic app Waze crowdsources fuel-shortage info

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Traffic app Waze is asking UK users to tell it which petrol stations have fuel available, amid the UK's shortage of petrol at the pump, reports BBC.

Users of the app are receiving push notifications asking them to "help your community stay informed".

This data is then plugged into the app's live map for others to see which stations are open.

Bumper-to-bumper traffic

Many local Facebook groups and apps such as Nextdoor have been flooded in recent days with messages from people offering advice about which petrol stations have fuel.