Driving the Wrong Way? Houston Technology Will Find You

Monday, August 16, 2010 - 02:35 PM

(Houston -- Wendy Siegle,  KUHF) "Wrong way Driver Detected! Wrong Way Driver Detected."   That's what Houston-area highway dispatchers hear when a motorist enters the Westpark Tollway going in the wrong direction, enabling patrols to quickly get to the scene. The technology was installed after a triple fatality in 2006 resulting from a wrong way driver. But the devices are costly, putting them out of reach of many transportation agencies, Full story,  here.


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