median strip


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median strip

[′mē·dē·ən ′strip]
(civil engineering)
A paved or planted section dividing a highway into lanes according to direction of travel.
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Police investigations showed a large-size trailer driven by Shunji Kudo, 32, hit trucks driven by Yamaya and Iseya when the two were attempting to make U-turns across the median strip of the road.
It was a critical element in the median gardens concept after trees planted along the median strip by the city died for lack of watering.
It applies to any roadway with two or more lanes of traffic, including multilane highways, unless the highway consists of two roads divided by an unpaved median strip or barrier.
Dismantling of the existing protective device in the median strip for the modification of the protective device on the left and right rf.
Hamilton's vehicle in the median strip and a bull, not a moose, lying in the breakdown lane.
approximately cut back / fell and clear 1 250 m of shrubbery / hedge, Approximately remove and restore 15 000 m 2 of banquet (turf grass), Including lawn sowing, Approximately 420 m median strip planting, Approximately produce and restore 1 370 m 2 median crossings approximately stop and restore 95 m of drainage pipe, Approximately 43th renewal of the road drainage, Approximately 82 300 m 2 demolition of the old concrete ceiling, Thickness over 25 to 35 cm, Approximately 86 500 m 2 demolition hgt, Approximately 29 000 m 2 demolition hardening, Approximately install 100 000 m 2 tob of akr damaged concrete pavement, Approximately 95 500 m 2 asphalt base layer, D = 10 cm, Install, Approximately 89 400 m 2 concrete ceiling, D = 28.
When police arrived at the accident scene, they found Hamilton's vehicle in the median strip and a bull, not a moose, lying in the breakdown lane.
yesterday while the tractor-trailer truck and its cargo of vehicles were being removed from the wooded median strip.
A Ventura man was killed when the 1988 Honda Accord he was driving crossed the median strip and collided with a big rig and a Nissan pickup truck on the Ronald Reagan Freeway, authorities said.
MILFORD - A tractor-trailer crossing the median strip led to the deaths of two men Friday night in a head-on collision on Interstate 495 south, about a mile north of Route 109, according to police.
Michael Wells Lorr, 55, was pronounced dead at the scene after the 1988 Honda Accord he was driving went across the dirt median strip and collided with a big-rig and a Nissan pickup truck east of Collins Drive, authorities said.