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Flashing Yellow Arrow Signals in Peoria

Here’s a story that aired on WEEK-TV last night:

http://www.centralillinoisnewscenter.com/news/local/New-Traffic-Signal-Points-To-Safer-Intersections-121607019.html?vid=a

Take a look. It should help explain the flashing yellow arrow signals being installed by the  Illinois Department of Transportation at more than 100 intersections in Peoria and surrounding communities. These signals are being added to improve safety at intersections.

You can also check out the video below, produced by IDOT, which further explains the signals. Safe travels everyone!

Flashing Yellow Arrow Signals in Peoria

Flashing yellow arrow signals are being added to more than 100 intersections in Peoria and surrounding areas. Studies have shown that using the flashing yellow arrow instead of the circular green has greatly reduced left-turn crashes.

This short video from the Illinois Department of Transportation explains how drivers should proceed at flashing yellow arrow intersections.