Traffic is slowed by EVs but cars that speak are the answer, scientists say

[ad_1] SELF-DRIVEN cars have been revealed to slow down traffic, but there is a solution, according to scientists. A study found that automated vehicles which communicate with each other wirelessly can facilitate the flow of traffic at intersections. Connected vehicles can reduce traffic timesCredit: Getty However, vehicles which aren’t “connected” could result in slower traffic. … Read more

Washington Man Who Slowed Down Traffic For Passing Deer Fatally Shot By ‘Scared’ Driver

[ad_1] A Washington state man was fatally shot outside of his home by a “scared” driver after he slowed down traffic to help deer pass, according to a police report. Dan Spaeth, 37, was standing outside his home in Snohomish County on Sept. 7 with his wife to alert passing drivers that deer were crossing … Read more

Huge backlog of 200 ships are stuck trying to enter the Panama Canal

[ad_1] The large vessels, thought to be carrying millions of dollars worth of goods, are locked in a traffic jam with some waiting for weeks to cross the Panama Canal Vessel-tracking data shows hundreds of ships, mainly bulk cargo or gas carriers, waiting near entrances on the Pacific and Atlantic oceans The number of daily transits … Read more

Staten Island Expressway traffic slowed to crawl Thursday afternoon

[ad_1] STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Staten Island Expressway traffic slowed to a crawl Thursday afternoon. Google Maps showed Brooklyn-bound lanes suffered significant delays, as of 12:10 p.m., extending back to the northbound West Shore Expressway. Heavy traffic was present in the Brooklyn-bound lanes of the Staten Island Expressway. (511 traffic camera) Traffic cameras showed the … Read more

Three car crash slowed traffic on I-15 in Davis County

[ad_1] RIVERDALE, Utah — A crash forced drivers into one lane on Interstate 15 Sunday afternoon. Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Wright told KSL TV that three vehicles crashed on I-15 near 4400 S in Riverdale. Wright said a mom and her two kids were transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. Police are investigating … Read more