Install solid lane dividers in Chalong Underpass, says Phuket poll

Install solid lane dividers in Chalong Underpass, says Phuket poll

By The Phuket News

 

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A tour bus enters the Chalong Underpass on its opening day. Photo: Phuket Highways Office

 

PHUKET: A majority of respondents in an online poll by The Phuket News has called for officials to install solid lane dividers in the Chalong Underpass in order to make it safer.

 

After nearly four years of construction, the Chalong Underpass finally opened on May 31, with intermittent lane closures to allow workers complete the finishing touches.

 

Even before its opening, comments by local residents spiralled online over the width of the lanes and the fact the traffic will be flowing through the tunnel in both directions without any solid dividers to help prevent head-on accidents.


Read more at https://www.thephuketnews.com/install-solid-lane-dividers-in-chalong-underpass-says-phuket-poll-71758.php#tP8kOSlKOHF2PO1x.99

 

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