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Intersection now a four-way-stop; will be a round-about

Posted at 10:23 AM, Aug 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-28 11:42:26-04

State traffic officials have taken steps to try to reduce the crashes at a Lake Charles intersection, KPLC reports.

The Department of Transportation and Development made the intersection of La. 397 and Highway 14 a four-way stop, the station reports.

“This is just a temporary solution, the all way stop, it just takes time and so once we get there, then we can remove those all way stops and traffic is going to flow a little bit better,” DOTD spokeswoman Tammy York told KPLC.

The long-term solution is a round-a-bout.

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