TDOT to Improve Intersection at Frank Campbell / HWY 127

By Jacob E. Rosenbaum

The Tennessee Department of Transportation intends to remark the intersection at Frank Campbell Road and Highway 127, in order to alleviate public safety concerns stemmng from the current layout. The intersection as been the sight of multiple wrecks over the years, which have been caused in large part by its “X” shaped design, which requires drivers pulling onto the highway to look over their right shoulder in order to assess oncoming traffic. In many vehicle models, this area of the cabin is generally referred to as a “blind spot.”

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