Officials with the Johns Hopkins University say they will spend $15-million next year to improve safety for bicyclists, joggers and other pedestrians. The project involves the construction of a pedestrian bridge. Rochelle Ritchie has the details.
Student safety goes beyond Towson University’s campus. Tuesday night, police, faculty and students walked the perimeter of the university, highlighting areas that make students targets for off-campus crime and for getting hit by a car.
Demanding change at the University of Maryland. Seven students were struck by cars; two killed at one dangerous intersection in College Park. The most recent tragedy was just this weekend.
Every year, thousands of people die while simply crossing the street. Researchers at Hopkins are now trying to stop pedestrian deaths.
Ocean City is partnering with Maryland highway officials to launch a pedestrian safety campaign for the busy summer months.
Police in Ocean City are urging visitors to be cautious after two pedestrians have been struck and killed while crossing Coastal Highway this season.
There have been major safety changes to one of the busiest intersections in Anne Arundel County. They come less than a year after a teenage girl died trying to cross Ritchie Highway.
State Police and the Motor Vehicle Administration are urging residents to exercise caution after three pedestrians were struck and killed over the weekend.