This New York Intersection Is a Death Trap This New York Intersection Is a Death Trap
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This New York Intersection Is a Death Trap

by Andrew Price

June 11, 2011

As part of the campaign, Gabriel trained his camera on the intersection of Park Avenue and 28th Street in Manhattan to capture examples of this dysfunction. In the resulting video, annotated with Gabriel's graphics, this otherwise average urban intersection becomes the stage for a series of near-accidents and death-defying dodges. From this bird's eye view the chaos on our streets is apparent, and the video is one more reminder that our cities have a lot of room for improvement when it comes to serving cyclists and pedestrians.

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This New York Intersection Is a Death Trap