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Your Country's Worse Killer Road?

Sat Oct 09, 2004 7:30 pm

What your countrys worst killer road?
In New Zealand it is Centinally Highway on State Highway 1, which is about 30 minutes drive north of Wellington.

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RE: Your Country's Worse Killer Road?

Sat Oct 09, 2004 9:28 pm

I don't know about the whole USA, but here in the Detroit area, US 24 (Telegraph Road) used to be known as "Bloody Telegraph" years ago. Mostly the result of street racing rather than road topography...it's basically a straight shot from the northern Detroit suburbs down halfway to Toledo, Ohio. No "Deadman's Curves"  Smile Regards...Jack
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RE: Your Country's Worse Killer Road?

Sat Oct 09, 2004 9:56 pm

Any where in South Africa.

Generally the n3 highway to durban from johannesburg, or any where, the Taxi's work. I dont mean new york yellow taxi.

In one long weekend in south africa, more people die on her roads than in an entire year in australia from what I hear.

Why, cause the people with our licenses, or who have bought them, or with our roadworthy vehicles, are the ones who never obey the basic traffic laws such as speed limits etc.
 
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RE: Your Country's Worse Killer Road?

Sat Oct 09, 2004 10:10 pm

My driveway!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy
 
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RE: Your Country's Worse Killer Road?

Sun Oct 10, 2004 6:11 pm

Fritzi
Please explain why your driveway is a danger for you.
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RE: Your Country's Worse Killer Road?

Sun Oct 10, 2004 7:25 pm

In Spain, the most dangerous road is the CN620 between Salamanca and the Portuguese border. It´s a long straight road with lots of speeding and people falling asleep behind the steering wheel (especially truck drivers).
 
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RE: Your Country's Worse Killer Road?

Sun Oct 10, 2004 7:51 pm

I do not know about the entire U.S, but highway 2 north of Kalispell, Montana, is the scariest road I've been on (I drove a 90 mile stretch on it several times a week for a year) and evidently, it was quite dangerous as well, since the number of white crosses almost matched up with the amount of fence poles.

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