DOT to respond to school safety concerns after study - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

DOT to respond to school safety concerns after study

IRMO, SC (WIS) - A study was completed on traffic concerns near Oak Pointe Elementary.

DOT officials said they plan to re-do the markings at the Hollingshed Road intersection to increase visibility.they will also be installing flashing lights on both sides of Hollingshed before the intersection.

The study began after WIS News 10 aired a story in November. Parents were concerned about safety near the school, saying the area was prone to accidents.

DOT officials don't have a timetable for when work will be completed.

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