DOT gives green light for traffic signal in Williamsbridge

The Department of Transportation has given the green light for a new traffic signal to go up at an accident-prone intersection in Williamsbridge.DOT officials say

THE BRONX - The Department of Transportation has given the green light for a new traffic signal to go up at an accident-prone intersection in Williamsbridge.

DOT officials say the light will be installed at Bronxwood Avenue and East 213th Street, where there is currently only a stop sign. Drivers complain they have to inch forward into the intersection to see if another vehicle is coming.

Bronx residents say the dangerous corner has been the site of numerous accidents and that they've been calling for the light for nearly 10 years.

The DOT says the traffic signal will be installed by the end of April.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 hit the streets to find out 1 Word on the Street: Favorite U.S President
Surveillance video shows the man placing a $50 2 Man robbed while paying for meal at Burger King
Police say Keith Wright was escorted out of 3 Bronx bishop faces assault charge
VIDEO: Interview with manager of Mobil gas station 4 VIDEO: Interview with manager of Mobil gas station
Vote set for tonight on whether or not 5 Vote tonight on plan to allow alcohol sales on Long Beach boardwalk

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE