In for a penny, in for a pound, wot? Not only have rebellious Americans been asked to learn the ins and outs and round and rounds of a local roundabout in Lafayette, but now pedestrians hoping to make it through the intersection at Olympic Boulevard and Pleasant Hill Road are being asked to further announce their presence to drivers by carrying a bright red signal flag when in the zebra… er, roundabout’s crosswalk.
Sustainable Lafayette noted the distinctly English approach to pedestrian safety on Twitter today and their photos were too good to pass up.
First Local to send us a picture of themselves using the flag, or with a flag of their own design (Don’t Tread Over Me?) gets a FREE and highly valued NEWS24/680 News Cap!