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A Safer Walk to School; New Crosswalk In Place Along Busy Hazleton Street


A ribbon was on a new pedestrian crossing at the Intersection of 15th and Lincoln Streets in Hazleton.

Brightly colored warning signs are in place and white lines are painted on the road to highlight where pedestrians should cross..

This is  a very busy intersection, it located just several blocks away from the Hazleton School District Campus where thousands of students attend classes.

More than 1,000 students cross the intersection each and everyday..

Drivers who don’t stop face hefty 3 fines..

Classes start Wednesday in the Hazleton Area School District..

Driver are reminded school is in session-keep an eye out for students

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