New Traffic Signals Designed to Save Lives, Blamed for Taking One [NBC]

By Alice Barr | Published Oct 26, 2017 at 11:00 PM | Updated at 4:00 AM CDT on Oct 27, 2017

A traffic signal designed to make roads safer is coming under fire for doing just the opposite. You've probably seen the new flashing yellow left-turn arrows at many North Texas intersections. It's the new standard to signal you can turn, but must yield to oncoming traffic.

The signals are still being phased in, so they vary from block to block, confusing some drivers. NBC 5 sat down with one woman who is suffering the consequences and pushing for a change.

Luis and Kelly Talamantes had a beautiful life.

"He was my best friend. He was my soul mate," Kelly Talamantes said.

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