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SE Minnesota highway intersection chosen as site for safety study

Marshall Independent, December 16, 2010

Just how dangerous is traveling on or crossing Minnesota Highway 23 around Marshall, Minnesota? Dangerous enough that researchers from the University of Minnesota have chosen the four-lane highway’s intersection with Lyon County Road 7 as one of three places in Minnesota where it will conduct a collision avoidance study. The ITS Institute is installing and evaluating the Cooperative Intersection Collision Avoidance Systems—Stop Sign Assist (CICAS-SSA) at the intersection, beginning in April 2011.

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