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Anyone Else Get a Jaywalking Ticket at 14th and S Street, NW Last Night?

by Prince Of Petworth January 31, 2018 at 9:55 am 0

previous jaywalking enforcement at Connecticut and K Street, NW back in 2011

Dana reports last night:

“Just got a ticket at 14th&S NW for crossing against the signal on foot. (Flashing red hand). Officer said enforcement due to uptick in pedestrian deaths in 2017 compared to 2016.”

Ed. Note: I had no idea you couldn’t cross when there was a flashing red hand – can that be right? You can’t start crossing when it’s flashing but you can finish crossing, is that it? When I see a flashing hand but still have a green light I just double time it. Crazy. Anyway, heads up and be safe whatever your mode of transport.


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