Then you might as well forget about walking to the traffic lights and just jaywalk in the middle of the street.
People are always in the street, crossing against the light or jaywalking across even busy avenues or through stopped traffic.
Still, for the jaywalkers , is it really that hard to read a walk/don't walk sign?
Nutton said evidence and witnesses indicated Spiller was jaywalking in an attempt to cross Charleston, which was busy with traffic at the time.
A taxi honked loudly as a scattering of pedestrians jaywalked across the street, myself included.
Arbogast said everyone has jaywalked , and the problem is too many drivers in Albuquerque don't care about the safety of pedestrians or other motorists, making crossing the street even more dangerous.
The provision of pedestrian underpass between Kempegowda bus stand and the City railway station, some years ago, has kept the roads free of jaywalkers , but the intensity of traffic has been increasing.
The European Automobile Manufacturers Association have told the European Commission that jaywalkers should be prosecuted for wandering out in front of traffic.
The police here have figured out that, instead of targeting two-wheelers, cars, auto rickshaws, buses and lorries, many accidents can be avoided if jaywalkers are kept off roads.
To be sure, jaywalkers put themselves and others at risk, and they can tie up traffic, but jaywalking is hardly the kind of offense that merits being maced.