A study conducted by doctors from NYU Langone Medical Center found that 44 percent of pedestrians hit by cars are struck while in the crosswalk crossing with the light.
Next time you’re driving past a crosswalk, make sure you come to a full stop or else it could come with a hefty price tag.
Amar Diarrassouba was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer Thursday while walking to P.S. 155 with his older brother, police said.
If the presence of a person in a crosswalk doesn’t stop drivers, maybe a bright, orange or yellow flag will. That’s the idea in Metuchen.
Walk or don’t walk? Malfunctioning crosswalk signals continue to confuse and endanger pedestrians across the Big Apple.
Following nearly 100 pedestrian deaths on roads in New Jersey last year and 81 so far this year, law enforcement officials have been cracking down on pedestrian law violations.