Examples of roadway in a Sentence
Police cleared the roadway for the parade.
a cow wandered into the roadway
Recent Examples of roadway from the Web
The Portland Press Herald reports a responding police cruiser was travelling west when the officer crashed into another vehicle, sending both off the roadway.
After crashing through one of the guard arms, the car was hit by the train and pushed off the roadway into nearby bushes, according to authorities.
While speeding through Ashland, Talent and Phoenix, Clark crashed through chain link fences off the roadway, ran over spike strips twice and drove the wrong way down several roads, the sheriff's office said.
The high-elevation snows last well into summer, drawing a hardy crowd of backcountry schussers who drop into the chutes, a steep slope at the top of a glacial valley, and headwalls, just off the roadway.
The momentum of both vehicles pushed the pickup truck well off the roadway to the south, near the railroad tracks, Erow said.
The driver and front-seat passenger of the 2014 Model S sedan were killed after the car veered off the roadway and into a concrete wall, bursting into flames, local police said.
The truck ran off the roadway and hit an embankment, killing two passengers and leaving the driver seriously injured.
For unknown reasons, Rangel's Civic apparently drifted to the left and veered first into oncoming lanes, then off the roadway and into a tree,Latulippe said.
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ROADWAY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of roadway for English Language Learners
: the part of a road that is used by vehicles
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