Officers Patrol Railroad Crossings on ATVs to Promote Rail Safety
WHAT: The Greensboro Police Department is raising awareness about rail safety by occasionally patrolling active railroad tracks and rail crossing on All-Terrain Vehicles. The goal of the campaign is to prevent additional loss of life. Already this year, one Greensboro resident was fatally struck by a train. Officers will be handing out flyers to encourage safe crossing practices.
WHEN: Weds., May 17 from 10:30 am – noon
WHERE: Grade crossings from Bennet St. to Franklin Blvd.
WHO: Specially-trained GPD ATV officers, and officers assigned to the Traffic Safety Unit.
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Susan C. Danielsen
Public Information Officer
Greensboro Police Department
300 W Washington Street
Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
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