Recent Examples of crosswalk from the Web
Sadrac Louis, of Coconut Creek, was near the crosswalk when he was hit by a westbound Toyota Corolla at 11:10 p.m., said Keyla Concepcion, a spokeswoman for the Broward Sheriff’s Office.
In October 2016 a driver from Delano, Calif. man – roughly 31 miles north-northwest of Bakersfield -- struck a pedestrian in a marked crosswalk, resulting in her death, KGET-TV reported.
The Birmingham City Council recently passed the Complete Streets ordinance that could include wide sidewalks, bike lanes, bus lanes, bus shelters, crosswalks, street trees, landscaping, and green spaces.
At one crosswalk, where a young couple was pushing a stroller across the street, the car plowed straight ahead.
The village is taking steps to add four pedestrian crosswalks, for instance, with traffic-calming features such as flashing lights activated by a pedestrian at the push of a button.
Also to be considered are adding crosswalks, streetscapes and public art, as well as narrowing the street in some places.
The pedestrian crosswalk on the east side of the Arata and 223rd intersection is closed.
Emily and her father were in a crosswalk, crossing Erie when Patrick began to turn left on Erie.
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First Known Use of crosswalk
CROSSWALK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of crosswalk for English Language Learners
: a marked path where people can safely walk across a street or road
CROSSWALK Defined for Kids
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