Traffic http://wyso.org en Dayton Police Crack Down on Construction Zone Traffic Violations http://wyso.org/post/dayton-police-crack-down-construction-zone-traffic-violations <p></p><p>The Dayton Police Department has begun a crackdown on traffic violations in the I-75 construction zone through downtown.&nbsp; The stepped up enforcement efforts will run through September during periods of heavy traffic.</p><p>Police say they’ll be on the lookout for speed, lane change, and tailgating violations.&nbsp; They’ll also be on the lookout for aggressive drivers.</p><p>No warnings will be issued and so&nbsp;motorists need to know the law, according to Sergeant John Ross with the Dayton PD.</p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:29:25 +0000 Jerry Kenney 51437 at http://wyso.org Dayton Police Crack Down on Construction Zone Traffic Violations Ohio Supreme Court To Hear Traffic Camera Case http://wyso.org/post/ohio-supreme-court-hear-traffic-camera-case <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.40625;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-1d569ec5-808f-693c-1d2a-cd3396ed74e4"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Verdana; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The Ohio Supreme Court will hear arguments this week about traffic cameras. The case in Toledo is one of a slew of legal challenges to cities using cameras to catch and ticket drivers for running red lights or speeding.</span></span></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:22:52 +0000 Associated Press & Lewis Wallace 51066 at http://wyso.org Ohio Supreme Court To Hear Traffic Camera Case AAA: Tips On How To Drive Safely During Bitter Cold Weather http://wyso.org/post/aaa-tips-how-drive-safely-during-bitter-cold-weather <p>Monday’s sudden snowfall is to blame for several traffic pileups on the highways in southwest Ohio and as WYSO’s Emily McCord reports the cold weather can also contribute to hazardous driving conditions. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:41:11 +0000 Emily McCord 27953 at http://wyso.org Scores of Vehicles Snared in Ohio Highway Pileups http://wyso.org/post/scores-vehicles-snared-ohio-highway-pileups <p>Authorities say a southwest Ohio highway pileup involving at least 86 vehicles has left a 12-year-old girl dead.</p><p>The Interstate 275 crash was one of at least four pileups that snared dozens of vehicles in the state on Monday. Parts of the state saw scattered snow showers, with isolated pockets of heavier snowfall.</p><p>The girl died in the I-275 pileup near the Cincinnati suburb of Colerain Township. At least 20 injured people were taken to hospitals.</p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 11:35:00 +0000 Associated Press 27940 at http://wyso.org Up to 50 Vehicles Involved in I-75 Pileup http://wyso.org/post/50-vehicles-involved-i-75-pileup <p>This story has been updated.</p><p>Today around the state there were as many as four pileups involving more than a hundred vehicles, one reported death, and numerous injuries. &nbsp;As many as 50 vehicles involved in a pileup on I-75, between Middletown and Monroe. Minor injuries are reported there.</p> Mon, 21 Jan 2013 18:43:30 +0000 Associated Press 27904 at http://wyso.org