If You Can't See, Don't Go

Each week several motor vehicle accidents in Springfield are caused by the vehicles' drivers pulling out into traffic when they cannot see oncoming traffic — hoping the "force" will protect them. Just several months ago we had two children badly injured in an accident when the car their mother was driving pulled out onto the roadway while her vision was blocked by a truck. These accidents are easily prevented:

IF YOU CAN'T SEE, DON'T GO

Don't get impatient and pull out when you shouldn't. Wait until you can see that the roadway is clear.

 

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