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Crosswalk crackdown has pedestrian safety goal

Crosswalk crackdown has pedestrian safety goal

Enforcement plan an effort to educate drivers, pedestrians on safety. 

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Freeway closure east of Tucson set for Sunday

Freeway closure east of Tucson set for Sunday

Closure needed to allow oversized truck to pass the area 

March 27, 2015 7:00 pmLoading…
Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Distractions — especially talking with passengers and using cellphones — play a far greater role in car crashes involving teen drivers than has been previously understood, according to compelling new evidence cited by safety researchers.

March 25, 2015 6:00 pm Photos

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Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

HOLD FOR RELEASE UNTIL 12:01 A.M. EDT ON MARCH 25, 2015 - In this frame grab from a video provided by The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, a teen driver texts as his vehicle moves out of the driving lane as he drives distracted. Distractions, especially talking with passengers and using ce…

March 24, 2015 8:57 pmLoading…
Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

HOLD FOR RELEASE UNTIL 12:01 A.M. EDT ON MARCH 25, 2015 - In this frame grab from a video provided by The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, a teen driver texts as his vehicle moves to the opposite side of the road as he drives distracted. Distractions, especially talking with passengers and…

March 24, 2015 8:57 pmLoading…
Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

HOLD FOR RELEASE UNTIL 12:01 A.M. EDT ON MARCH 25, 2015 - In this frame grab from a video provided by The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, a teen driver loses control of her vehicle after she was driving distracted. Distractions, especially talking with passengers and using cellphones, pla…

March 24, 2015 8:57 pmLoading…
Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

Phones, friends are distracting problem for teen drivers

HOLD FOR RELEASE UNTIL 12:01 A.M. EDT ON MARCH 25, 2015 - In this frame grab from a video provided by The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, a teen driver loses control of her vehicle after she was driving distracted. Distractions, especially talking with passengers and using cellphones, pla…

March 24, 2015 8:57 pmLoading…
Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on services for homeless couples, traffic light timing, Netanyahu speech. 

March 05, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Off-ramp cramped on I-19 at Valencia

Off-ramp cramped on I-19 at Valencia

Two of three lanes for southbound motorists are closed till 2 p.m. Thursday.

February 18, 2015 7:20 pmLoading…
Two crashes on I-10 near Picacho and Casa Grande

Two crashes on I-10 near Picacho and Casa Grande

There is one possible fatality near Casa Grande.

December 11, 2014 11:16 am

Let's see details of Tucson's Broadway widening design

Property costs, and which ones will be affected, are need-to-know details. 

December 06, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
I-10 closure might cause delays on Sunday morning

I-10 closure might cause delays on Sunday morning

Brief I-10 closure at 7 a.m. Sunday Dec. 7 will likely cause delays. 

December 05, 2014 12:15 pmLoading…
Near-campus wreck prompts UA student to seek lighted crosswalk

Near-campus wreck prompts UA student to seek lighted crosswalk

A University of Arizona student worries a marked crosswalk is not safe enough at busy crossing.

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Truck fire slows I-10 traffic in Tucson

Truck fire slows I-10 traffic in Tucson

Traffic remained backed up to nearly Miracle Mile late Friday afternoon.

September 05, 2014 2:49 pmLoading…
Overnight closures set for Fourth Avenue underpass

Overnight closures set for Fourth Avenue underpass

The closure will affect southbound vehicles only. 

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Midtown intersection to close for traffic signal upgrade

Midtown intersection to close for traffic signal upgrade

The traffic signal upgrade will take place on Monday.

August 03, 2014 1:25 pmLoading…

Waterline work to disrupt traffic on Pantano Road

Motorists will have to accommodate waterline work on Pantano Road Friday night.

May 15, 2014 3:45 pmLoading…
Wrongway-driver, off-duty policeman killed in Tempe wreck

Wrongway-driver, off-duty policeman killed in Tempe wreck

TEMPE — An off-duty Mesa police officer driving home from work and a wrong-way driver who may have been impaired were killed early Monday morning in a head-on collision on a Phoenix-area freeway ramp. The 911 calls began coming in around 12:30 a.m. as the wrong-way driver's SUV headed do…

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Crews to restrict traffic near downtown this evening for road work

Traffic will be restricted in the Five Points area, south of downtown, this evening as work crews crack-seal an intersection in the neighborhood.

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Tucson police ID man in wheelchair killed crossing street

Tucson police have released the name of a man in a wheelchair who was hit and killed by a truck Wednesday morning.

March 20, 2014 3:02 pm Related

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