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Smart Roads, Smarter Drivers (VOA On Assignment July 18, 2014)i
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July 18, 2014 11:46 AM
How would you drive a car if you were able to get accurate, real time information about people or hazards in the road ahead? That’s being discovered at a smart road research project in Virginia, as reporter Carolyn Presutti tells Philip Alexiou.

Smart Roads, Smarter Drivers (VOA On Assignment July 18, 2014)

Published July 18, 2014

How would you drive a car if you were able to get accurate, real time information about people or hazards in the road ahead? That’s being discovered at a smart road research project in Virginia, as reporter Carolyn Presutti tells Philip Alexiou.

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