Louisiana State Police team up to promote the roundabout safety campaign

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BATON ROUGE, La. (KLFY)— The Louisiana State Police are partnering up with DOTD and DestinationZeroDeaths to help promote the roundabout safety campaign.

State Police say roundabouts are one-way, circular intersections designed to improve safety and efficiency for motorist, bicyclist and pedestrians.

According to authorities, the use of roundabouts reduces fatalities by 90%, injury crashes by 76% and pedestrian crashes by 30-40%.

 

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